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    SIGN cardiac arrhythmias guideline

    2019-04-18T16:06:00Z

    Read the latest recommendations on the management of atrial fibrillation and ventricular arrhythmias in acute coronary syndrome, coronary heart disease, and left-ventricular dysfunction as well as arrhythmias associated with cardiac arrest and coronary artery bypass graft.

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    SIGN FASD guideline

    2019-04-18T16:05:00Z

    Failure to recognise prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) as a possible cause of behavioural difficulties, such as ADHD, may contribute to adverse outcomes for the child. This summary covers the identification of children affected by prenatal alcohol exposure and includes a succinct and helpful diagnostic algorithm.

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    SIGN type 2 diabetes guideline

    2018-02-14T12:30:00Z

    This summary provides key recommendations on lifestyle management, treatment options, diabetic CVD, and CKD. Includes a useful treatment algorithm

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    SIGN cutaneous melanoma guideline

    2017-03-01T09:18:00Z

    Easy-to-read summary of SIGN’s guideline on the management of cutaneous melanoma in primary care.

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    SIGN sore throat guideline

    2016-05-08T00:00:00Z

    This summarises SIGN's guideline on the diagnosis and management of sore throat, and indications for tonsillectomy.

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    SIGN stroke and dysphagia guideline

    2016-05-05T00:00:00Z

    This summarises SIGN's guideline on the identification and management of dysphagia in stroke patients.

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    SIGN epilepsy guideline

    2015-05-19T00:00:00Z

    This summary covers SIGN advice on diagnosing and managing epilepsy. Includes status epilepticus , treatments, and patient-group-specific approaches.

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    SIGN osteoporosis guideline

    2015-04-14T00:00:00Z

    A brief summary of SIGN's guideline on management of osteoporosis and prevention of fragility fractures, including risk factors and a treatment algorithm.

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    SIGN eczema guideline

    2014-12-09T00:00:00Z

    An easy-to-read summary of SIGN's guideline on the management of atopic eczema in primary care. Includes information on dietary interventions and referral.

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    SIGN schizophrenia guideline

    2014-12-08T00:00:00Z

    Easy-to-read summary of SIGN's guideline on the management of schizophrenia. Includes pharmacological and psychological intervention, and perinatal issues.