Thyroid dysfunction is common but can present both diagnostic and management challenges. This article will present a practical approach to patients with hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism.
GPs are at the front line in the diagnosis of melanoma and are often required to assess pigmented lesions to determine if further investigation is warranted.
Of primary importance in assessing a patient with social anxiety disorder is judging the degree of functional impairment.
Difficulties with sleep onset, sleep maintenance or early waking can be distressing and have a negative impact on quality of life.
Blepharoptosis can impair daily activities due to obstruction of the visual axis.