Patient Care

12th May 2021

Long-acting injectable medicine as potential route to COVID-19 therapy

Researchers from the University of Liverpool have shown the potential of repurposing an existing and cheap drug into a long-acting injectable therapy that could be used […]
10th May 2021

Hospital trust reinvesting millions in savings in frontline staff, education and patient care

A hospital trust’s savings on orthopaedic trauma products through NHS Supply Chain has allowed it to reinvest in frontline staff, education and patient care. Nottingham University […]
5th May 2021

Elderley A&E admissions rise by over a third

The number of over 60s admitted to Accident and Emergency (A&E) departments in the North as a result of slips, trips and falls has risen by […]
4th May 2021

Takeaway ‘colon capsule’ will speed up diagnosis

A revolutionary ‘colon capsule’ is set to help speed up the diagnosis for some patients with suspected colorectal cancer in Suffolk and Essex. Currently patients needing […]
8th April 2021

Why men must research their prostate cancer treatment options

Growing clinical evidence-base highlights long-term side effects and risks associated with the most popular prostate cancer treatments There is currently no consensus as to the optimal […]
31st March 2021

Dad’s mission to help families get immediate health advice

A dad fed up of wasted trips to A&E and long waits for doctors to see his young daughter has launched a new online GP service. […]
25th March 2021

AI-assisted CT welcomed by European Scanning Centre

Harley Street clinic welcomes new era of high quality & low dose diagnostic imaging to enhance the prevention and earlier diagnosis of cardiovascular disease The European […]
25th March 2021

East Lancashire signs deal for early warning technology from Alcidion

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust is to work with smart health tech provider Alcidion to provide vital tools to help thousands of staff enhance patient safety. […]
17th March 2021

New wireless nurse call fob from Static Systems offers improved safety for out-of-bed patients

Static Systems Group (SSG) has extended its Aspire SmartSync® wireless nurse call product range to include a wireless call fob; giving patients the freedom to move […]