Monkeypox

September 18, 2018

Wear Gloves & Wash Your Hands!!! In September 2018 there have been 2 cases of Monkey pox in the UK (Hence the PHE advice) Monkeypox… Read more

OPAT-Cellulitis

May 12, 2018

  Often patients with cellulitis, need more than oral antibiotic management. However, they are not so sick to require hospital admission. OPAT allows suitable patients… Read more

Rash/Derm Guide

August 26, 2020

Guide Taken from the Primary Care Dermatology Society(PCDS) other good sourse is┬áDermnetNZ. A relatively easy way to find out what you’re looking at! Rash –… Read more

Scombroid Poisoning- NOT another fishy allergy

April 19, 2018

Scombroid poisoning (AKA – Histamine fish poisoning) is apparently more common than we think and accounts for 40% of seafood related illness in the USA… Read more

Tick-Bourne Diseases

August 6, 2020

The prevalence of diseases transmitted by tick bite have increased in recent years, within the UK. And it is now recognised that there are 3… Read more