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BASHH Mycoplasma genitalium guideline

2019-09-03T08:25:00+01:00By

This summary covers diagnosis, signs and symptoms, complications associated with mycoplasma genitalium, and management.

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PHE pneumococcal guideline (Green Book chapter 25)

2019-05-16T15:43:00+01:00By

This summary covers types of vaccine, administration, dosage and schedule, and at-risk groups who should be immunised against pneumococcal disease.

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NICE antimicrobial prescribing guidance is available on managing common infections

2019-05-15T10:10:00+01:00By

NICE and PHE have developed a summary table on antimicrobial prescribing for managing common infections. Please refer to the Antimicrobial prescribing guidelines on the NICE website.

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PHE influenza immunisation policy

2019-05-03T09:00:00+01:00By

This summary provides comprehensive guidance about influenza immunisation for public health professionals.

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PHE scarlet fever guideline

2019-02-26T09:39:00+00:00By

A concise summary of the PHE guideline on the management of scarlet fever and its complications, and the recommended actions to effectively treat them

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Tools and resources

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Having a smear test—what is it about?

2018-10-23T11:10:00+01:00

If your patients aren’t sure about smear testing, this easy-to-read booklet offers clear and concise information about what smear testing entails

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Human papillomavirus (HPV)—the facts

2018-08-20T13:24:00+01:00

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is an extremely common infection—but do you know the facts? Read on to learn about the risks and prevention of HPV

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Group B streptococcus guide

2018-07-12T10:24:00+01:00

What are the signs of group B streptococcus (GBS) infection in an infant? This guide covers key points the on prevention of early onset GBS disease

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Lyme disease—the facts

2018-06-06T14:51:00+01:00By Lyme Disease action

This guide covers the essential facts about lyme disease, including how it can contracted, diagnosed, and treated.

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