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CKS Updates - December 2016

During December 2016 Clinical Knowledge Summaries were updated for the following topics:

The following topics were all reviewed:

The shingles topic updated changed recommendations with respect to the choice of drugs for neuropathic pain and also added sections on prevalence, risk factors, and differential diagnosis. There were also minor changes to the prescribing information section on antiviral drugs. The remaining changes for the other topics were minor structural changes.

Action: Clinicians who see patients with any of these conditions may find the new and updated information useful when reviewing current clinical practice.