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Map of breast cancer reveals how mutations shape the tumour landscape

Scientists have created a detailed map of breast cancer ever achieved, revealing how genetic changes shape the physical tumour landscape, according to research funded...
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NICE recommends wireless device for overactive bladder treatment

In new draft guidance, NICE has recommended a rechargeable wireless device for overactive bladder treatment. It is estimated around 19% of people in the UK...
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NPA responds to NICE’s community pharmacies: promoting health and wellbeing consultation

The NPA has responded positively to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) consultation on a quality standard for Community pharmacies: promoting...
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NICE guideline on acute coronary syndromes

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has published a draft updated guideline on acute coronary syndromes to improve survival and quality of...
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New data finds 4.8 million people living with diabetes

The number of people living with diabetes reaches 4.8 million, people with type 2 diabetes are 50% more likely to die prematurely and Diabetes UK...
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Global initiative to revolutionise early detection of Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s Research UK has launched a global initiative to revolutionise the early detection of Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases. The project will harness and analyse...
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Tackling global outbreaks could become more difficult following Brexit

Tackling global outbreaks such as coronavirus could become more difficult if the UK loses access to the EU’s early warning system for cross border...
Image of a doctor in a white coat sat at their desk, listening to the chest of a male patient to indicate BMA agrees new GP contract package for 2020-21

BMA agrees new GP contract package for 2020-21

The BMA GP England committee has agreed the new GP contract package with a focus on recruitment and retention of the workforce. The BMA’s GP...
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New coronavirus guidelines for pharmacists

The International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) has issued new international coronavirus guidelines for pharmacists covering how they should deal with the latest coronavirus outbreak. The roles...
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NHS financial management and sustainability

The National Audit Office has published two reports. The first, NHS financial management and sustainability, looks at the financial and operational performance of the NHS...

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Chemotherapy-free treatment for lymphoma recommended by NICE

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recommended a new chemotherapy-free treatment for lymphoma. The new treatment option is for patients...
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New figures reveal ‘persisting’ increase in diabetes-related amputations

New figures from Diabetes UK have revealed a 'persisting' increase in diabetes-related amputations. The analysis found that there were 27,465 diabetes-related lower limb amputations in...
Hub and spoke dispensing not necessarily safer or more cost effective

Hub and spoke dispensing not necessarily safer or more cost effective

International evidence shows that hub and spoke dispensing is not necessarily safer or more cost effective. Newly published research by the National Pharmacy Association (NPA)...

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Chemotherapy-free treatment for lymphoma recommended by NICE

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recommended a new chemotherapy-free treatment for lymphoma. The new treatment option is for patients...
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Image of a doctor in a white coat sat at their desk, listening to the chest of a male patient to indicate BMA agrees new GP contract package for 2020-21

BMA agrees new GP contract package for 2020-21

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