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vrijdag 16 juni 2017

Chief Nurse statement following confirmation of death of Kirsty Boden

Chief Nurse statement following confirmation of death of Kirsty Boden
Professor Jane Cummings, Chief Nursing Officer for England, said: "I am deeply saddened to hear that Kirsty Boden has been named as a victim of Saturday's terrorist atrocity. My thoughts are with Kirsty's family and friends, as well as her colleagues at Guy's Hospital and the rest of the Trust, through this unimaginably difficult time. […]
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Type 2 diabetes prevention programme
To mark Diabetes Week, NHS England has produced the following short animation, following a fictional character's journey on discovering he was at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Please note: Due to an issue with YouTube you may not be able to view closed captions on this embedded video. To view with closed captions please […]
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NHS England strikes deal to make innovative breast cancer drug routinely available on the NHS
NHS chief Simon Stevens has today announced that NHS England has struck a deal with Roche, also endorsed by NICE, to make the breast cancer drug Kadcyla available for routine use on the NHS. Speaking at the NHS Confederation conference in Liverpool, Simon Stevens said: "NHS cancer survival rates are now at record highs, and this […]
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