Patient Care

30th June 2020

Patients benefit from ‘unique’ post-COVID rehab care at home

An elderly patient who beat Coronavirus has praised the ImpACT+ Team at UHDB for helping him get back on his feet after he was discharged from […]
30th June 2020

Changing Health appointed by NHS to deliver national Type 2 diabetes programme

Behavioural change platform Changing Health has been appointed by NHS England to develop Healthy Living, a free, personalised NHS programme for the 3.4 million people living […]
25th June 2020

UK first – Glenfield Hospital implants the world’s smallest leadless pacemaker into a patient’s heart

Glenfield Hospital has become the first hospital in the UK and Ireland to implant the world’s smallest, wireless pacemaker – the size of a large vitamin […]
19th June 2020

“I called the doctor and by the evening I was in intensive care”

When Margaret Holton called her doctor because she felt a bit breathless, she didn’t realise quite how poorly she was. By the time she reached hospital […]
17th June 2020

Sexual health in the COVID-19 era

Sexual health in the COVID-19 era: rolling back progress or a once in a lifetime opportunity to tackle STIs? Conflicting reports have circulated in the media […]
17th June 2020

Cross-organisational collaboration key to safely resuming cancer care services 

Whilst the NHS begins to resume non-COVID-19 elective procedures, it faces waiting lists exacerbated by the pandemic. Some of these lists were substantial before COVID-19 hit the UK, and the […]
5th June 2020

Yvonne discharged home after 59 days in hospital fighting COVID

A patient who spent 46 days in Intensive Care battling Coronavirus has thanked staff at Royal Derby Hospital for saving her life after being discharged home […]
1st June 2020

Dr.Reddy’s UK introduces the first available Lacidipine 6mg film-coated tablets for hypertension

Dr.Reddy’s UK is delighted to announce the first available Lacidipine 6mg Film-Coated Tablets to its expanding product portfolio.  Lacidipine 6mg is an additional strength to its […]
14th May 2020

Are we heading for a ‘cancer catastrophe’?

A leading UK cancer specialist calls for urgent measures to prevent potential ‘cancer catastrophe’ A leading UK cancer specialist has appealed to the government to commit […]