Drug Misuse and Dependence: UK Guidelines on Clinical Manage...
The update to "Drug Misuse and Dependence: UK Guidelines on Clinical Management" has been published.
Report Illicit Drug Reactions (RIDR)
Read about Public Health England's "yellow card" system to Report Illicit Drug Reactions (RIDR). On 22 March 2017, PHE launched a pilot of a national system for reporting the adver...
Over the counter painkiller addiction
Steve Brinksman, GP, writes about a patient with an addiction to over-the-counter painkillers.
Bereavement and addiction
Julia Samuel, Psychotherapist, writes for us on bereavement and addiction. Also included is a review of Julia's best-selling book "Grief Works", by Elsa Browne.
Novel psychoactive substances: synthetic cannabinoids - best...
Dr George Ryan, Clinical Advisor, Criminal Justice, Public Health England, Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco writes for SMMGP on training and treatment for NPS, in particular synthetic cann...
Apprenticeships in the drug and alcohol sector
SMMGP news & updates (April 2017)
Latest newsletter including articles, policy and clinical updates.
Towards the end of Hepatitis C
An article by Graham R Foster FRCP PhD, Professor of Hepatology, Queen Mary University of London (and how to get involved in Operational Delivery Networks).