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We all have become more aware of our effect on the environment in recent years. Many of us will have made considerable changes in our day-to-day lives but have you considered about changing general practice? What if, with some simple changes you could. Join us to learn more and to start moving towards a more sustainable healthcare system.

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It’s not what you’ve got, it’s how you use it

Dr Neal Tucker
5th May 2022

Dave has had asthma since he was a kid. He’s 45 now. He knows asthma. “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks”. 


Podcasts

S3 E11 - Self-monitoring BP in pregnancy, ezetimibe or PCSK9 inhibitors for CVD risk & a treatment for alopecia! Plus interview with Aarti Bansal & Veena Aggarwal on Improving Asthma Care & Sustainability in the NHS

6th May 2022

<p>In the latest Hot Topics podcast from NB Medical Dr Neal Tucker discusses the latest research important in primary care and interviews two experts in improving asthma care and sustainable healthcare.</p><p>In new research we examine:</p><ul><li>&nbsp;The role of self-monitoring of BP in women with hypertension or higher risk of pre-eclampsia - does it provide early detection?</li><li>Do ezetimibe and PCSK9 inhibitor provide additional real-world benefits over statins alone? Which is best?</li><li>Can an oral biological agent, baricitinib, provide some hope for patients with severe alopecia?</li></ul><p>We are also joined by Dr Aarti Bansal and Dr Veena Aggarwal to talk about improving asthma care with a new Asthma Toolkit from Greener Practice and healthcare sustainability in the UK. Why are our asthma outcomes poor? Can simple measures improve care? What is the NHS doing to help primary care reduce its carbon footprint?</p><p>If you want more join us for our FREE NB Clinic on Tuesday 17th May, 8pm, for <a href="https://www.nbmedical.com/clinics/hot-topics-improving-asthma-care-and-thinking-green-clinic-tuesday-17th-may-2022" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Improving Asthma Care and Thinking Green</a>.</p><p><b>Resources</b></p><p><a href="https://www.greenerpractice.co.uk/high-quality-and-low-carbon-asthma-care/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Greener Practice Asthma Toolkit</p><p></a><a href="https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2791695" target="_blank" rel="noopener">JAMA Self-monitoring of BP in Pregnancy</p><p></a><a href="https://www.bmj.com/content/377/bmj-2021-069116" target="_blank" rel="noopener">BMJ Ezetimibe and PCSK9 inhibitors for Reducing CVD Risk: network meta-analysis</p><p></a><a href="https://www.bmj.com/content/377/bmj-2021-069066" target="_blank" rel="noopener">BMJ Lipid-lowering medication Rapid Recommendations </p><p></a><a href="https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2110343?query=featured_home" target="_blank" rel="noopener">NEJM Baricitinib for Alopecia</a></p><p><a href="https://www.fmlm.ac.uk/cfs" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management Fellowship webpage</p><p></a><a href="https://www.bmj.com/content/367/bmj.l6334" target="_blank" rel="noopener">BMJ Open Cost of Switching Asthma Inhalers</p><p></a></p><p></p>


KISSes

KISS: Green Inhaler Prescribing

25th February 2021

A complimentary KISS Summary from NB Medical looking at the environmental impact of prescribing inhalers in general practice.


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