Patient Care

10th May 2019

New whiplash law: stamping out bogus claims or denial of justice?

Traditional scanning can fail to detect whiplash injury Medical experts are warning that the new Civil Liability Act, designed to prevent bogus whiplash claims, could deny […]
1st May 2019

Prostate cancer: a patient’s journey

Chris James: Chris was diagnosed with prostate cancer at the age of 67, having previously been treated for testicular cancer in 1976. His treatment pathway took many […]
25th April 2019

Welsh NHS patient praises arrival of proton beam therapy in the UK

Pictured above: Proton Beam Therapy patient Ryan Scott,23, from Cardigan with Kate Leaver, lead therapy radiographer, (right) and deputy lead radiographer Kerry Owen at the Rutherford […]
16th April 2019

New clinical research into IBS offers real hope

New clinical research into IBS offers real hope and drug free relief to patients A large clinical trial “RELIEVE-IBS-D” for patients with diarrhoea predominant IBS (IBS-D) […]
12th April 2019

Consult with a Harley Street specialist… without coming to London

LaingBuisson has launched a new online service to enable the knowledge and expertise of London’s Harley Street specialists to be shared with patients across the UK […]
28th March 2019

Edwards Sapien 3 Valve proves superior to surgery in partner 3 trial

Results Published in the New England Journal of Medicine Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in patient-focused innovations for structural heart disease and critical […]
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 […]
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 […]