The latest updates on our primary care research and teaching.
9 March 2017
The ALIC4E study has recruited 1,000 participants so far this flu season.
6 October 2016
Using a simple decision rule and a finger prick to test blood, general practitioners could substantially reduce the number of ill children being referred to hospital, if the test is used on children identified as ‘at-risk’ of a serious infection.
12 July 2016
Researchers develop new symptoms-and-signs-based clinical rule to identify young children for non-invasive urine sampling.
6 July 2016
Clinical researchers from the Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences looked at how out-of-hours GP services are being used to support patients dying at home.
18 November 2015
Study to look at interventions to improve the prescribing of antibiotics, focussing on doctors in training.
5 October 2015
A new systematic review adds weight to using CRT for identifying children with serious illness