GMC: CCT fees are now tax deductible

Written by Omar Mustafa on Tuesday, 15 May 2012 21:06.

Good news for SpRs applying for CCT. The GMC has announced that the HMRC has updated its position regarding tax deductions on CCT application fees. This also affects the specialist societies fees. You can find more information from the HMRC website


Get technical with DiAppBetes

Written by Paul Grant on Monday, 23 April 2012 11:14.

 DiAppBetes = A Decision Support Tool for the Management of Inpatient Diabetes in Adults.

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Keep up to date with Glycosmedia

Written by Paul Grant on Wednesday, 11 April 2012 01:45.

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NHS Diabetes In-Patient Audit Results

Written by Paul Grant on Thursday, 29 March 2012 08:24.

Inpatient Network Annual Conference - launch of the National
Diabetes Inpatient Audit 2011 results

Want to find out more about the state of in-patient diabetes?


New to Diabetes?

Written by Amar Puttanna on Saturday, 25 February 2012 21:40.

 New to Diabetes and Endocrinology? Welcome to the right place! Be it an inquisitive medical student or a dynamic registrar you will find all you need to get ahead in this specialty right here.


New registrars (and old!)

Junior trainees and medical students


6 million reasons to say 'thank you'!

Written by Jyothis George on Sunday, 26 February 2012 20:25.

We are delighted to announce another year of increase in web traffic to Little did we know five years ago that we would be counting our yearly visitors in the tens of thousands and our yearly hits in millions for a website with a target user base of only about 500!


EU endorsement for Dapagliflozin

Written by Jyothis George on Monday, 23 April 2012 10:47.

European regulators recommended approval of a new type 2 diabetes drug from AstraZeneca and Bristol-Myers Squibb.


YDEF Insulin Pump Course - Registrations now closed

Written by PG on Thursday, 22 March 2012 09:48.

Due to overwhelming demand we have now closed the applications for this course.


Referral criteria for Islet Transplantation

Written by Jyothis George on Monday, 27 February 2012 19:52.

As you may know, the UK is very fortunate to have the world’s first government-funded islet transplant service dedicated to patients with type 1 diabetes and recurrent severe hypoglycaemia. Here is a summary of who to refer and how to refer.


Ten reasons to join ABCD

Written by Jyothis George on Sunday, 26 February 2012 10:15.

If you are not already a member of the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists, here are 10 reasons why you should join: 


NICE Type 1 Diabetes in adults guideline is due to be updated.

Written by Jyothis George on Saturday, 25 February 2012 22:14.

The YDF registered as a NICE stakeholder early last year and we have been invited to submit its member’s views for the scope of the NICE Type 1 Diabetes in adults update guideline. The scope defines what the guideline will, and will not cover.

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