The Pulse June cover feature was on NHS England’s order to GPs to ‘open up’ and provide face-to-face appointments for GPs, which has dominated the news agenda. Our survey of 800 GPs, taken in the days leading up to NHS England’s announcement, revealed that GPs didn’t feel ready to return to ‘business as usual’.

Pulse June 2021

We have an analysis detailing how a Covid vaccine booster programme might look in the autumn, based on discussions with numerous experts.

In the clinical section, we have key questions on domiciliary oxygen, alongside a guide on treating ongoing cough in patients with Long Covid, and a refresher on supporting diabetes patients during the time of Covid.