Links

 

GP Locum Info/Useful Links

PennyPerfect – excellent accounting and invoicing software for Locum GPs

NHS Pension Scheme – GP Locum Pension forms A, B, C and D

NASGP – National Association of Sessional GPs

Locum123 – Book locums direct, without agency fees

GP Resilience

 

Doctor Info/Quick Reference

GP Notebook – quick reference site for doctors

BNF – British National Formulary

Plymouth Formularly – Antibiotic Guidance

DNUK – Doctors.net – email, forum, CPD for doctors

Medix UK – another online resource for doctors

Univadis – portal for doctors – news, search, CPD etc

Medical dictionary

HealthcareRepublic – primary care news and jobs

GANFYD – wiki-style free medical knowledge base for healthcare professionals

Bandolier – well written evidence-based reviews

ECG Brain – quick reference guide for ECGs

ECG Library
– another online ECG reference site

OnMedica – medical resources and education for GPs and healthcare professionals

The Primary Care Dermatology Society

Childnottsafe – Safe-guarding children

http://www.uktis.org/ – Teratology information

https://www.coeliac.org.uk/home/

www.nottsapc.nhs.uk – Area Prescribing Committee

 

General Patient Advice & Information

Patient.co.uk – patient information leaflets and good reference tool

Embarrassing Problems– online health advice

The British Association of Dermatologists

BPAS– British Pregnancy Advisory Service

EQUIP – Electronic Quality Information for Patients

NHS Direct
– NHS health advice and information

NHS Choices – Advice, online tool to find local doctors/dentists

Self Help Groups

Citizens Advice Bureau

 

Clinical Guidelines

DOH Fast track – referral guidelines for suspected cancer

Maudsley guidelines – for switching antidepressants

FPA contraception guide

RCOG Green Top Guidelines

Prodigy

NICE

ToxBase   (password here)

COPD guidelines for Dorset

RCGP Clinical Guidelines

National Library For Health

BMJ Clinical Evidence

DVLA at a glance – Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency

HPA – Health Protection Agency

DWP Deskaids – Med3/Med5 guidelines

JBS2 guidelines

SIGN Antithrombotic Therapy Guideline

Renal Association

Hypertension guidelines

 

Vaccinations

Immunisations NHS – UK immunisation schedule

 

Travel

Fit For Travel – NHS travel health advice including vaccination advice

Foreign Office – Foreign and Commonwealth Office advice on travel

Travax – Travel Vaccine advice

Travel Doctor

 

Contraception

Family Planning Association

National Chlamydia Screening – national programme for Chlamydia screening, including self testing

 

Alcohol/Drug Dependency

Talk to Frank – Find local and national help and advice for drug dependency

SmokeFree NHS – Advice on stopping smoking


Alcoholics Anonymous

NACOA – The National Association for Children of Alcoholics

ADFAM – supporting families affected by drugs and alcohol

 

Medicines

ToxBase  (password here for DNUK members)

National Prescribing Centre (NPC)

UK Medicines Information

Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)

 

Mental Health/Counselling Services

Maudsley guidelines – for switching antidepressants

Alzheimers

Depression

Anxiety

Mood Gym – Self Help Cognitive behavioural Therapy

Living Life To The Full – CBT and online life skills resource

CRUSE – bereavement counselling

The Rosie Crane Trust – supporting bereaved parents who have lost a child at any age

Survivors of bereavement by suicide

Miscarriage Association

Samaritans

SANE

National Self Harm Network

Relate – relationship Guidance/counselling

Family Mediation

British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapists

UK council for pyschotherapy

 

Palliative Care

Gold Standards Framework

End of Life Care NHS

Palliative Drugs

 

Cancer

NHS Cancer screening programmes 

Cancer Backup – cancer information

Cancer Research

 

NHS

NHS.UK

NHS Direct

 

Diabetes

Diabetes UK

Diabetic Eye Screening in Dorset

 

Heart and Lung

Asthma

British Heart Foundation

Blood Pressure Association

The Stroke Association

Lung Disease Advice

 

Conditions

Eyes
Glaucoma

Royal National Institute for the Blind

Bones
Osteoporosis

Ears
Tinnitus

Royal National Institute for the Deaf

Skin
Eczema

The Primary Care Dermatology Society

Transplant
Transplant

Family
Help and Care

Disability – Families with Disabled Children

Domestic Violence

Family Mediation

Carers Support & Advice

Carers UK

Other
Migraine

Coeliac disease

Blood Donor

NSPCC – Child Protection

British Liver Trust

Fibromyalgia