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BJGP Interviews - The British Journal of General Practice EPISODE 24, 13th April 2021
Highlights from the April 2021 issue of the BJGP
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Highlights from the April 2021 issue of the BJGP

In this episode I am joined by two of our Associate Editors, Sam Merriel and Tom Round, for some conversation. The April issue has been published and we talk over some of the highlights in this month's issue.

APRIL ISSUE

https://bjgp.org/content/71/705

EDITORIAL: Remote by default general practice: must we, should we, dare we? https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp21X715313

EDITORIAL: Helping GPs to diagnose children’s cancer https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp20X715241

LETTER: Prostate-specific antigen testing and opportunistic prostate cancer screening — CAP intervention https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp20X715361

RESEARCH: Diagnosing community-acquired pneumonia via a smartphone-based algorithm: a prospective cohort study in primary and acute-care consultations https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp.2020.0750

RESEARCH: Estimating lung cancer risk from chest X-ray and symptoms: a prospective cohort study https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp20X713993

LIFE & TIMES: Drugs for chronic pain: we still need them https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp21X715457

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Book mentioned: In Control by Jane Monckton-Smith

PSA links mentioned by Sam:

https://phescreening.blog.gov.uk/2020/01/20/psa-testing-guidance/

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/prostate-specific-antigen-testing-explanation-and-implementation/advising-well-men-about-the-psa-test-for-prostate-cancer-information-for-gps

https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/prostate-cancer/getting-diagnosed/screening