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Monthly Archives: February 2020

The new issue of The Doctor Magazine is out. Read the cover story from Keith Cooper: ‘Banned from getting better’ and find out how mentally ill patients have even a harder path to recovery with the deteriorating state of many NHS facilities. Read it online on https://bit.ly/3bDPdpp or get a copy from the library.

Don’t worry, we know what you can do it with it. Forecasts predict a freezing February, so this looks like it’s going to be a long winter. You can feel blue about it or have a ‘positive mindset’ and make the most of it. Stay in, grab a cuppa and read on some of our selected books.

Mandell, Douglas, and Bennetts’s Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases (9th Ed, 2020) 2 vol-set from are available to BMA  members to borrow. Be aware, they are huge volumes https://bit.ly/3760HhJ    

Virus photo

A web resource for doctors which collects key information about Coronavirus has been compiled on the BMA website to help answer any questions their patients may have. Essential information from Department of Health & Social Care and Public Health England is also included. Check it out on https://www.bma.org.uk/…/public-and…/wuhan-novel-coronavirus