Patient Care

14th March 2019

More life-saving dogs to follow their nose with lottery boost

Medical Detection Dogs, a charity which trains dogs to save lives using their incredible sense of smell, will increase its pawprint around the UK thanks to […]
7th March 2019

Surgeon warns that the UK is in danger of rise in cancer related obesity amongst millennials

Following recent news that obesity related cancers are on the rise in younger generations across the globe and in particular the US, Consultant Orthopaedic  Surgeon, Mr […]
2nd March 2019

New projects set to improve diagnosis and treatment of asthma patients

Asthma patients across the UK are set to benefit from projects funded jointly by Innovate UK and Asthma UK to improve diagnosis and support better, more […]
2nd March 2019

NHS antibiotic education not reaching patients, as a quarter of UK patients want antibiotics for viruses

A GP-led patient survey reveals over half (53%) of patients in the UK go to see a doctor with the intention of being prescribed antibiotics, despite […]
19th February 2019

Femeda wins prestigious award

Partnership with Academia Award Winner: Femeda Ltd Femeda has committed to the first real world clinical trial for a consumer medical device globally to be run […]
13th February 2019

WWL’s Teen Zone takes shape

Plans for a Teen Zone at Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust’s Rainbow Ward are starting to take shape. Artist impressions of the Teen Zone […]
13th February 2019

Body composition is a much-needed wake-up call in the fight against diabetes

With over 5000 patients using its service each year, West Hampshire Community Diabetes Service, part of Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, is at the forefront of […]
7th February 2019

Square Health ‘delighted’ by CQC inspection results

Following a recent inspection, The Care Quality Commission has found that the services delivered by Square Health, the specialist health technology solutions provider, are safe, effective, […]
30th January 2019

The NHS Long Term Plan: cracking the da Vinci code?

Professor Michael Thick, the chief medical officer and chief clinical information officer at IMS MAXIMS, finds a lot to welcome in the NHS’ latest ten-year plan; […]