Thyroid dysfunction and drug interactions Subscription
Correcting thyroid function can require dose adjustment of common medicines to prevent serious complications.
Pharmacological treatment is essential for patients with glaucoma, although patient compliance can be a problem.
Glaucoma: pathophysiology and diagnosis Subscription
With 70 million people affected by glaucoma worldwide, awareness of at-risk groups can help people get early treatment and save their vision.
Stroke: latest treatment options in acute management Subscription
With 1.9 million neurons lost each minute a stroke is untreated, rapid diagnosis and management is essential.
Burns: assessment and treatment Subscription
Quick action is required with burns to minimise tissue damage and prevent infection.
Osteoarthritis: management Subscription
A wide range of drug classes are used to treat osteoarthritis, although there is a lack of detailed guidance because of the variable nature of the condition.
Osteoarthritis: pathophysiology and diagnosis Subscription
The diagnosis of the degenerative disorder osteoarthritis is based on clinical signs and risk factors.
Illicit drug overdose: managing emergency care Subscription
With up to 253,000 deaths related to drug misuse globally, understanding how to identify and treat drug overdoses can save lives.
Constipation: managing the condition in adults Subscription
How to assess patients with constipation and select the right treatment to minimise the risk of complications.
Dialysis: principles and treatment options Subscription
How to choose between haemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis when starting renal replacement therapy.