During September 2019 Clinical Knowledge Summaries were published or updated in the following areas.
- Bipolar disorder
- Eating disorders
- End of life care in children
- Leg ulcer - venous
- Lipid modification - CVD prevention
- Retinal detachment
The End of life care in children is new. The Hypercalcaemia topic has been significantly restructured in line with current evidence with new sections added covering prognosis and specialist assessment. The Leg ulcer - venous topic contains updated recommendations on managing an infected leg ulcer. The Retinal detachment topic has also been updated in line with current evidence and contains new sections on assessment and specialist management. The other topics have undergone reviews and minor restructures.
Action: Clinicians who see patients with any of these conditions may find the new and updated information useful when reviewing current clinical practice.