Louise Hudman

Louise Hudman is a GP locum and regularly summarises clinical guidelines, most of which now include an NASGP AppraisalAid e-Learning template, so you'll receive a pdf and Word document of your reflected learning.

NASGP e-Learning appraisalaid template

e-learning | Thyroid Disease

February 27th, 2020

This is a new guideline from NICE, published in Nov 19, on thyroid disease. Much of this guideline supports our current practice. There were a few new bits for me and I have listed these below, then s...

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Cluster headaches and gammaCore

February 8th, 2020

This is a new guideline from NICE on the use of gammaCore for cluster headaches. It was published in Dec 19. It should be used by specialists. Why is a new treatment important? About 5 people a year i...

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Podcast | I’m a GeriGP

March 19th, 2019

NASGP member Eva Kalmus describes how she became co-chair of the new GeriGP group of the British Geriatrics Society (BGS), and why being a portfolio GP has never been boring. When I did my GP training...

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Management of pancreatitis

November 5th, 2018

This is a new guideline from NICE on pancreatitis from Sep 2018. Most of it is aimed at secondary care, but there are a few things that are useful for us which I've outlined below. Advice to give pati...

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