SYSTEMS - Integumentary


TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
British Association of Dermatologists' Acne Information LeafletPublic leafletProfessional opinionBritish Association of Dermatologists' (BAD)
Acne Support GroupOtherUnspecifiedAcne Support Group
Health risk information sheet - SchistosomiasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
The Big Picture Book of Viruses: ParvoviridaeWebpageEvidence cited
Professional opinion
The Big Picture Book of Viruses
Health risk information sheet - Rickettsial DiseaseFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on SmallpoxWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Department of Health information on RubellaWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
HPA menu page on PlaguePublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)
Health risk information sheet - PlagueFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on PlagueWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)
Health risk information sheet - LeishmaniasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
HPA menu page on LeprosyPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)
LEPRAWeb directoryEvidence citedLEPRA
Health risk information sheet - Lyme diseaseFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on Lyme diseaseWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
British Lyme Disease FoundationWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Lyme Disease Foundation
Department of Health information on Meningitis CWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Conclusions on MMR vaccine Safety by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Primary Care and Public HealthReview
Surveillance data
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)
Department of Health information on MumpsWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Global Atlas of infectious disease an interactive information and mapping systemWeb directoryEvidence citedWorld Health Organization (WHO)
Kaminski's Digital Image LibraryWeb directoryN/AThe University of Adelaide
HPA menu page on AnthraxWeb directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)
Frequently asked questions about Aspergillus/AspergillosisPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Fungal Research Trust
Fungal Research TrustWeb directoryEvidence citedFungal Research Trust
Health risk information sheet - MalariaFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - TetanusFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on AnthraxWebpageEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)
Clinical Mycology OnlineWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
The University of Adelaide
Identification of Enterobacteriaceae (BSOP ID16)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)28/09/2010
Epidemiological data - MeaslesSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)27/02/2009
Chickenpox in Pregnancy: What you need to know Care guideline
Factsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence citedRoyal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists01/11/2008
Identification of Corynebacterium diptheriae, Corynebacterium ulcerans and Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis (BSOP ID2)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)14/07/2008
What is Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Journal articleEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection28/03/2008
Fungal Diseases in the UKBest practice
Care guideline
Surveillance data
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)27/02/2008
Medlineplus webpages on Rocky Mountain Spotted FeverWebpageProfessional opinionMedlinePlus02/01/2008
Initial investigation and management of outbreaks and incidences of unusual illnesses - with particular reference to events that may be due to clinical, biological or radiological causes, including deliberate releaseBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)19/11/2007
Identification of Yersinia species from faeces (BSOP ID 21)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)09/11/2007
Medlineplus webpages on Molluscum ContagiosumFactsheetEvidence citedMedlineplus05/11/2007
Identification of Staphylococcus species, micrococcus species and rothia species (BSOP ID 7)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)17/09/2007
Identification of Pasteurella species and morphologically similar bacteria (BSOP ID 13)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)17/09/2007
Identification of Streptoccocus species, Enterococcus species and morphologically similar organisms (BSOP ID 4)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)14/09/2007
Systemic antifungal therapy for tinea capitis in childrenSystematic reviewRCTCochrane Library23/08/2007
United Kingdom National Guideline on the Management of Anogenital Warts, 2007Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/08/2007
Interventions for treating scabies (Review)Best practice
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
RCT
Cochrane Library18/07/2007
Traveler's Health: Yellow Book Health Information for International Travel 2008Care guideline
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/07/2007
MMR vaccine – Measles, Mumps and Rubella Web directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/07/2007
CKS Guidance - Boils, carbuncles, folliculitis, paronychia and staphylococcal whitlowCare guidelineEvidence citedClinical Knowledge Summaries01/07/2007
Stings and insect bitesPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor22/04/2007
MeaslesWeb directoryUnspecifiedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2007
Investigation of dermatological specimens for superficial mycoses (BSOP 39)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)14/03/2007
Interim guidance on diagnosis and management of PVL-associated Staphylococcal infections in the UKBest practice
Care guideline
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)13/03/2007
The prevention and treatment of head lice - Public Leaflet 2007Public leafletN/ADepartment of Health (DH)01/03/2007
Tinea capitis in the United Kingdom : A report on its diagnosis, management and preventionBest practice
Care guideline
Surveillance data
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/03/2007
Molluscum Contagiosum - Patient Information LeafletPublic leafletProfessional opinionPRODIGY Knowledge01/02/2007
Investigation of Red Rash (QSOP 56)Best practice
Care guideline
Standard Operating Procedures
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)31/01/2007
Deliberate Release - Questions commonly asked by health care providers about AnthraxCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)24/01/2007
AcneJournal article
Review
Clinical trial
Evidence cited
RCT
British Medical Journal (BMJ)04/11/2006
The Clinical Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention of Lyme Disease, Human Granulocytic Anaplasmosis, and Babesiosis: Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of AmericaBest practice
Care guideline
Journal article
Research study
Systematic review
Clinical trial
Evidence cited
RCT
Clinical Infectious Diseases01/11/2006
The Clinical Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention of Lyme Disease, Human Granulocytic Anaplasmosis, and Babesiosis: Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America Best practice
Care guideline
Care pathway
Journal article
Evidence citedClinical Infectious Diseases02/10/2006
eMedicine - CoxsackievirusesFactsheet
Review
Evidence citedeMedicine Textbook11/08/2006
General information - Staphylococcus aureusFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)18/07/2006
CDC Traveller's HealthCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)11/07/2006
Investigation of skin and superficial wound swabs (BSOP 11)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)26/06/2006
Interventions for cutaneous molluscum contagiosum Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library19/06/2006
Epidemiological Data - TetanusSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)11/04/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Lyme diseasePublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online15/03/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Fungal nail infection Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online14/03/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - ImpetigoPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online03/03/2006
Epidemiological Data - Staphylococcus aureusSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)06/02/2006
Smallpox (Lancet 2006;367:425-35)Journal article
Review
Evidence cited04/02/2006
Investigation of human herpes viruses (excluding herpes genitalis) (VSOP 23)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)03/02/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Parvovirus B19 (Fifth disease, Slapped cheek syndrome)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online25/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Warts (Human papilloma virus - HPV)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online25/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Hand, foot and mouth diseasePublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online24/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - MeaslesPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online24/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - BoilsPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online17/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - CellulitisPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online17/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Chickenpox (Herpes zoster virus)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online17/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Cold sore (Herpes simplex (HSV-1)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online17/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Bites (animal or human)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online13/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Molluscum contagiosumPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online03/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Head licePublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online28/11/2005
Statutory Notifications of Infectious Diseases (NOIDS)Web directoryN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)15/11/2005
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Athlete's footPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online09/11/2005
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Otitis externaPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online09/11/2005
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Rubella (German measles)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online09/11/2005
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Yellow Fever (a tropical infectious disease)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online07/11/2005
Investigation of Vesicular Rashes (QSOP 55)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/11/2005
Leishmanaisis Health Information for International Travel 2005-2006Factsheet
Webpage
Evidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/10/2005
Scabies: diagnosis and treatmentReviewEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Medical Journal (BMJ)17/09/2005
NHS Primary Care Question Answering Service - What is a recognised means of diagnosing Lyme Disease? Review
Other
Evidence citedTRIP07/09/2005
Global Leprosy Situation in 2005Surveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)26/08/2005
Elimination of Leprosy as a Public Health ProblemSurveillance data
Webpage
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)26/08/2005
Investigation of rubella in pregnant women of unknown rubella immunity status exposed to rash illness (VSOP 32) Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)23/08/2005
General Information on Yellow FeverFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/08/2005
eMedicine - Lyme diseaseFactsheet
Review
Evidence citedeMedicine Textbook14/07/2005
General Information about Ringworm (Tinea corporis)FactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
General Information about ringworm of the groin (Tinea cruris)FactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
Ringworm of the scalp (Tinea capitis)FactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
General Information about ScabiesPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
General Information about Scarlet FeverPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
Infection of the skin by Candida albicans (cutaneous candidiasis)Public leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
Action Programme for the Elimination of Leprosy (LEP)Public leafletEvidence citedWorld Health Organization (WHO)27/06/2005
Epidemiological data – RubellaSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)23/06/2005
Treatment of head louse infestation with 4% dimeticone lotion: randomised controlled equivalence trialCare guidelineRCTBritish Medical Journal (BMJ)18/06/2005
General Information about ParvovirusFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/06/2005
General information about Headlice and NitsPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/06/2005
What is an exanthem?Public leafletProfessional opinionDermNet NZ29/05/2005
CDC webpage on Rocky Mountain Spotted FeverWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)20/05/2005
General Information about Lyme diseasePublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/05/2005
Identification of Clostridum species (BSOP ID8)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Clostridium perfringens selective agar (TSC) (MSOP 33)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Investigation of abscesses and post-operative wound and deep-seated wound infections (BSOP 14)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Investigation of tissues and biopsies (BSOP 17)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Investigation of pregnant patient with rash illness (VSOP 34)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Supplemented brain heart infusion broth (MSOP 27)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Sabouraud Agar (MSOP 6)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
General Information about Athlete's foot (Tinea pedis)Public leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2005
General Information about RabiesPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2005
A randomised controlled trial of two bandages for treating venous leg ulcersResearch studyRCTREFER (REsearch Findings Electronic Record)30/03/2005
Anthrax Information and Public Health Emergency Preparedness & ResponseCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)21/03/2005
General Information About AcnePublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Netdoctor02/03/2005
Fungal nail infection (Ringworm of the nails)Public leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/03/2005
Impetigo - NetdoctorFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/03/2005
General Information on Herpes Zoster Virus (Shingles) NetDoctorPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor16/02/2005
Epidemiological data - Parvovirus B19Surveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)02/02/2005
Invasive Group A Streptococcal Disease (iGAS) - Questions and Answers for close community contacts of cases of iGASPublic leafletProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)26/01/2005
Medlineplus webpages on Kawasaki diseaseWebpageProfessional opinionMedlinePlus19/01/2005
Diagnosis, treatment and management of Kawasaki DiseaseCare guideline
Journal article
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
American Heart Association01/12/2004
Identification and Diagnosis of LeishmaniasisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)22/11/2004
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - RingwormPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online18/10/2004
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Antifungal drugsPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online28/09/2004
PRODIGY Guidance - Wound care - debriding agents (NICE guidance)Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/09/2004
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - AcnePublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online26/08/2004
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Bites, insect Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online25/08/2004
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Oral thrushPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online28/07/2004
Antibiotic prophylaxis in clean and clean-contaminated ear surgerySystematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library19/07/2004
PRODIGY Guidance - Bites - human and animalBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/07/2004
Compendium of Animal Rabies Prevention and Control, 2004: National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians, Inc. (NASPHV)Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
25/06/2004
Immunoglobulin handbook - chapter on RubellaBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Clinical action cards to help GPs recognise new diseases and new threatsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)18/05/2004
Health risk information sheet - West Nile VirusFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/05/2004
Bites, insect: CKS patient information leafletPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Clinical Knowledge Summaries01/05/2004
Factsheet about VISA/VRSA - Vancomycin-Intermediate/Resistant Staphylococcus aureusFactsheetN/ACenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)21/04/2004
Acyclovir for treating varicella in otherwise healthy children and adolescentsSystematic reviewMeta analysisCochrane Library19/04/2004
Leishmaniasis FactsheetFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/04/2004
PRODIGY Guidance - Insect bites and stingsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge03/03/2004
How to do it? Practical guidance on organising mass antibiotic prophylaxis for a large school after a cluster of meningococcal diseaseBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/03/2004
PRODIGY Clinical Recommendation - ScabiesCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/02/2004
PRODIGY Guidance - Head liceCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/02/2004
Evidence-based guidelines for the management of Lyme disease.Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedExpert Rev Antiinfect Ther 2004;2(1 Suppl):S1-13. 01/02/2004
Advice on the safe introduction and continued use of isotretinoin (Roaccutane) in acneBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish Association of Dermatologists (BAD26/01/2004
Guidelines for Smallpox Response and Management in the Post-Eradication EraBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)15/12/2003
Boils, Carbuncles and Furunculosis PRODIGY patient information leafletPublic leafletEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/12/2003
Tetanus information for health professionals Best practice
Care guideline
Surveillance data
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)24/11/2003
Pin site care for preventing infections associated with external bone fixators and pins Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library19/11/2003
Clinical Evidence Leprosy Best practice
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Clinical Evidence01/11/2003
Molluscum Contagiosum - The importance of early diagnosis and treatmentJournal article
Review
Evidence citedAmerican Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology01/09/2003
General Information about AnthraxPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)21/08/2003
HPA menu page on ZoonosesWeb directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/07/2003
PRODIGY Guidance - Warts and verrucaeCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/07/2003
Isolation and identification of Acanthamoeba species (W17)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/07/2003
Extracts from "Best Treatments": Treating head liceJournal article
Systematic review
Evidence citedBMJ07/06/2003
Investigation of erythrovirus (parvovirus) B19 in pregnant women exposed to rash illness (VSOP 30)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2003
Management of confirmed parvovirus B19 infection in pregnancy (VSOP 31)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Warts and VerrucasCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Tinea (Ringworm)Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - ScabiesBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
HPA webpage on RabiesWebpageEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
General Information about Parvovirus B19FactsheetEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Parvovirus B19Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - RubellaCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Head Lice (pediculosis)Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Scarlet FeverCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Lyme DiseaseCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Meningococcal diseaseBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Background information - Meningitis/MeningoccocalWebpageEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Molluscum ContagiosumBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Impetigo StreptococcalCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Impetigo staphylococcalBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - EnterovirusBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Herpes SimplexCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Coxsackievirus A16 (Hand-foot-mouth disease)Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Roseola InfantumCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
National Guideline on the Management of Molluscum ContagiosumCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)25/04/2003
Diagnosis and management of scalp ringwormJournal article
Review
Surveillance data
Evidence citedBMJ08/03/2003
Clinical Evidence Lyme disease Best practice
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Clinical Evidence01/03/2003
Molluscum Contagiosum - Dermatology Online JournalJournal article
Review
Webpage
Evidence citedDermatology Online Journal01/03/2003
Clinical Guidance - Acne VulgarisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/02/2003
PRODIGY Guidance - Fungal (dermatophyte) infections - skin and nailsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/02/2003
Guidelines for treatment of onychomycosisCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association of Dermatologist (BAD)01/01/2003
Clinical Guidance - ImpetigoCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/01/2003
PRODIGY Guidance - Candida - skin and nailsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/12/2002
Minocycline for acne vulgaris: efficacy and safetySystematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library20/11/2002
3D microvasculature remodelling during chronic venous ulcer healingResearch studyCohort studiesREFER (REsearch Findings Electronic Record26/09/2002
Antibiotic Pharmacodynamics in Surgical Prophylaxis: an Association between Intraoperative Antibiotic Concentrations and Efficacy Journal article
Review
Evidence citedAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy01/09/2002
2001 National Guideline on the Management of ScabiesCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/05/2002
PRODIGY Guidance - Herpes simplex - oral herpes labialisCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/04/2002
General information about German Measles (Rubella)Public leafletEvidence citedNetdoctor01/02/2002
Clinical Issues in the Prophylaxis, Diagnosis, and Treatment of AnthraxCare guidelineEvidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/02/2002
Information about Candida albicansWebpageEvidence citedUniversity of Minnesota Institute for Candida Experimentation (ICE)25/11/2001
PRODIGY Clinical Recommendation - Smallpox - deliberate releaseCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/11/2001
PRODIGY Clinical Recommendation - Plague - deliberate releaseCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/11/2001
PRODIGY Clinical Recommendation - Anthrax - deliberate releaseCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/11/2001
Anthrax - WHO Factsheet No264FactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)01/10/2001
A randomised controlled trial of surgical versus non-surgical management of venous leg ulcers. A Feasibility studyResearch studyRCTREFER (REsearch Findings Electronic Record)05/07/2001
Interim "Good Practice" Recommendations for the Prevention of Early Onset Neonatal Group B Streptococcal (GBS) Infection in the UKBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2001
Antibiotic prophylaxis for mammalian bitesSystematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library23/04/2001
Antibiotic prophylaxis for surgery for proximal femoral and other closed long bone fracturesSystematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library22/01/2001
Guidelines for the management of cutaneous wartsCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association of Dermatologist (BAD)01/01/2001
Antibiotics for preventing pneumonia in children with measles Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library25/07/2000
Guidelines for the management of tinea capitisCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association of Dermatologist (BAD)01/07/2000
Frequently asked Questions about LeptospirosisPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)31/03/2000
Guidance for control of parvovirus B19 infection in healthcare settings and the communityCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/12/99
Practical guidelines for responding to an outbreak of meningococcal disease among university students based on experience in SouthamptonBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/09/99
Athlete's foot (Tinea pedis) - Factsheet for schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)10/03/99
Impetigo - Factsheet for Schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)10/03/99
Headlice - Factsheet for Schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)10/03/99
The Facts about ParvovirusFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/99
Guidelines for the assessment and management of leg ulcerationCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
CREST01/10/98
The care of patients with chronic leg ulcerCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN)01/07/98
PHMEG - Head Lice: a report for Consultants in Communicable Disease Control (CCDCs) The "Stafford Document" Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Public Health Medicine Environmental Group (PHMEG)08/05/98
Vaccines for preventing plague (Review)Systematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library26/01/98
Ticks and Lyme Disease Learn about the disease in the UKPublic leafletN/AArun District Council et al01/01/97