Fully revised to reflect the new changes to the GP contract, this fourth edition of the best-selling Oxford Handbook of General Practice provides a practical guide to all aspects of general practice, from vital clinical information, to valuable practical guidance from experienced GPs. This is the essential guide for all those working in general practice. Comprehensively covering everything a doctor will need to work in, or manage a GP practice, this handbook will ensure the reader is always up-to-date with the latest guidelines, the most recent protocols, and cutting-edge clinical information. With concise, bullet-point information presented in the trusted Oxford Handbook style, the chapters are now colour coded to ensure the reader can find vital emergency or clinical information without delay. Fully illustrated, and now packed with even more figures, diagrams and tables to improve ease-of-reference, the reader will always have the information they need at their fingertips.