During May 2019 Clinical Knowledge Summaries were published or updated in the following areas.
- Hypercholesterolaemia - familial
- Influenza - seasonal
- Meibomian cyst (chalazion)
- MI - secondary prevention
- Pilonidal sinus disease
- Prostatitis - acute
- Ulcerative colitis
The majority of topics have undergone reviews and minor restructures. The Hypercholesterolaemia - familial topic has been updated in line with current NICE guidance. The Ulcerative colitis topic has been significantly restructured with recommendations on the diagnosis and management amended in line with current evidence and the sections on specialist investigations and management have been updated and expanded.
Action: Clinicians who see patients with any of these conditions may find the new and updated information useful when reviewing current clinical practice.