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78 trusts receive funding for cancer screening and diagnosis

The 78 trusts to receive funding for cancer screening and diagnosis have been announced by the Department of Health and Social Care. The trusts...
Rapid diagnostic test for antibiotic resistance in development

Rapid diagnostic test for antibiotic resistance in development

A rapid diagnostic test for antibiotic resistance is in development. Scientists are developing a low cost, rapid diagnostic sensor test which aims to show...
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NAO investigation into pre-school vaccinations – RSPH responds

Prompted by public concern, a National Audit Office (NAO) investigation into pre-school vaccinations has looked at why NHS England has missed the Department of...
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Living with arthritis, causes, types and treatments

Affecting around 10 million people in the UK, living with arthritis can have a debilitating impact on those who live with the condition. Arthritis causes...
Roll out of patient diabetes monitors reaches nearly 30,000

Roll out of patient diabetes monitors reaches nearly 30,000

Nearly 30,000 people across the country with Type 1 diabetes have received patient diabetes monitors through the NHS Long Term Plan. The innovative device, which...
Poorly implemented electronic medication systems in the NHS are putting patients at risk

Poorly implemented electronic medication systems in the NHS are putting patients at risk

Poorly implemented electronic medication systems in the NHS can result in potentially fatal medication errors, a new report warns. The report comes after the Healthcare...
Pharmacist jailed for NHS fraud

Pharmacist jailed for NHS fraud

The director of a family chain of high street pharmacies in South Wales has been sentenced to 16 months’ imprisonment for NHS fraud. He...
New alliance for early detection of cancer

New alliance for early detection of cancer

Developing radical new strategies and technologies for the early detection of cancer is the bold ambition of a new transatlantic research alliance, announced by...
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Bladder Health UK: Living positively with bladder illness

Susannah Fraser is Communication and Media Manager at Bladder Health UK. Bladder Health UK is working with the public, healthcare professionals and industry to...
Review of national cancer screening programmes in England published

Review of national cancer screening programmes in England published

The NHS has the opportunity to upgrade cancer screening to save thousands more lives each year, according to a major report. Leading expert Professor Sir...

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Mind the generation gap in pharma marketing and market research

Industry came together to explore the impact of the generation gap in pharma marketing and market research at BHBIA's summer event. Different generations have always...
AstraZeneca presents results from Phase III TULIP 2 trial for anifrolumab

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Results from the positive Phase III TULIP 2 trial for AstraZeneca's anifrolumab, a potential new medicine for the treatment of moderate to severe systemic...
Scottish flag showing Novartis advanced breast cancer treatment approved in Scotland

Novartis advanced breast cancer treatment approved in Scotland

Novartis’ Kisqali® (ribociclib) in combination with fulvestrant receives recommendation from Scottish Medicines Consortium as advanced breast cancer treatment for patients with the most common...

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Novartis advanced breast cancer treatment approved in Scotland

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Mapping NHS change is key to customer engagement

Simon Grime, of Wilmington Healthcare, explains how mapping NHS change through data and intelligence can help industry understand and engage customers in the new...
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NHS Commercial Framework for Medicines consultation published

NHS England has published the NHS Commercial Framework for Medicines for consultation. NHS England has a significant role to play in supporting patient access to...
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