In The Consultation

General Practice Notebook

An encyclopaedia of medical knowledge which is easy to access, even during consultations. Also offers a Tracker service to log the pages viewed for your Personal Development Plans and an Educational Modules section (GEMs) for online learning.

Cardiovascular Risk Calculator

From the University of Edinburgh. Calculates and displays CV risk in BNF-style charts or in a variety of other pictoral forms to help patients understand their personal level of risk.

BNF and BNFc

The British National Formulary and BNF for Children in electronic form. Searchable, easy to navigate and always up-to-date – a valuable tool to use during consultations.

patient.co.uk

A valuable source of trustworthy information for GPs and patients. Includes many patient information leaflets, a register of patient support groups and a medical equipment/aids shop.

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA)

Essential guidance for patients and healthcare professionals regarding fitness to drive. The key guidance is contained in the ‘At a Glance’ guide which is available to download in PDF format.

Fitness to Fly

Guidance from British Airways about fitness to fly with specific medical conditions and after surgery.

Obstetric Dates Calculator

Handy tool for working out estimated delivery dates and current gestation based on LMP or EDD.