Good medical practice

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We publish advice to doctors on the standards expected of them. All doctors must be familiar with and follow Good medical practice and the explanatory guidance. You can also use our learning materials which show how the guidance might apply in practice.  


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Read Good medical practice (2013)

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Good medical practice (2013) describes what is expected of all registered doctors.

Read our explanatory guidance


Our explanatory guidance shows how the principles in Good medical practice apply.

Use our learning materials

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Our learning materials bring Good medical practice and the explanatory guidance on a range of topics to life.