Dr Hairy’s Research Summaries, July 2017

The Research Summaries and quiz for July 2017 are now online. Subjects covered this time:

Clinical relevance of thrombocytosis in primary care: a prospective cohort study of cancer incidence using English electronic medical records and cancer registry data

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp17X691109

Prescribing tamoxifen in primary care for the prevention of breast cancer: a national online survey of GPs’ attitudes

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp17X689377

Influences on GP coping and resilience: a qualitative study in primary care

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp17X690893

Recognising paediatric obstructive sleep apnoea in primary care: diagnosis and management

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp17X691301

Improving management of gout in primary care: a new UK management guideline

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp17X691313

The role of the microbiome in human health and disease: an introduction for clinicians

BMJ 2017;356:j831

Management of mild hypertension in adults

BMJ 2016;355:i5719

Serum uric acid levels and multiple health outcomes: umbrella review of evidence from observational studies, randomised controlled trials, and Mendelian randomisation studies

BMJ 2017;357:j2376

Moderate alcohol consumption as risk factor for adverse brain outcomes and cognitive decline: longitudinal cohort study

BMJ 2017;357:j2353

Alcohol consumption and brain health

BMJ 2017;357:j2645

Antibiotic prescription strategies and adverse outcome for uncomplicated lower respiratory tract infections: prospective cough complication cohort (3C) study

BMJ 2017;357:j2148

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