The other thing I’ve done today is install this blog. Immediately ran into the problem that it wants me to use an app called ‘Clef’ to log in, which requires me to have a mobile phone that can run apps, which I haven’t got. Bloody technology. Never mind, it doesn’t seem to be compulsory.
Just uploaded the December batch of Dr Hairy’s Research Summaries – here’s the list of articles summarised this month:
Discontinuing drug treatments
Will Tamiflu recommendations change this winter?
Identification, assessment, and management of overweight and obesity: summary of updated NICE guidance
Fat doctors are patients too
Safeguarding children: a challenge to doctors
Antibiotic treatment failure in primary care
Diagnosing and managing acute heart failure in adults: summary of NICE guidance
Thinking about the burden of treatment
Quality in primary care
Self harm in young people
Role of fear in overdiagnosis and overtreatment—an essay by Iona Heath