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woensdag 8 november 2017

Vitamin D may be simple way to ‘enhance’ burn healing

Vitamin D may be simple way to 'enhance' burn healing
Vitamin D may be a simple treatment to enhance burn healing, according to UK researchers.
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Draft guidance advises 'systematic' approach to A&E safe staffing
Draft nurse safe staffing guidance for urgent and emergency care services has been released by the regulator NHS Improvement, which backs a "systematic" approach to deciding how many nurses are needed instead of using specifically set ratios.
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Women with polycystic ovaries 'need mental health screening'
Women with polycystic ovaries are more likely to suffer from mental health problems and should be routinely screened for mental health issues, according to a new large-scale study.
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Analysis: Urgent need for action on staffing 'perfect storm'
A further fall in the number of nurses and midwives registered to work in the UK was revealed this month, setting alarm bells ringing among employers, nursing leaders and unions.
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Hunt promises 'robust' workforce plan for NHS next year
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has today announced plans for a new national workforce strategy designed to help secure the long-term supply of nurses and doctors for the NHS.
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Immediate treatment with antifibrinolytics 'could save lives'
Speed is all important when it comes to administering the clot-stabilising drug tranexamic acid to patients with serious injury or women with severe bleeding after childbirth, note UK researchers.
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