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vrijdag 23 februari 2018

Three treatments to be reviewed following patient concerns

Three treatments to be reviewed following patient concerns
The Department of Health and Social Care has confirmed that there will be a review of three treatments used by the NHS, following ongoing concerns from patients.
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Younger diabetes diagnosis linked to higher risk of CVD death
It is "imperative" that patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes during their 20s, 30s and 40s receive significant support on optimising their treatment and self-management skills, warn researchers in light of a new study on mortality risk.
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Nurse review focuses on why trusts fail on children's services
A detailed review by senior nurses has identified "common themes" where trusts that are struggling with poor ratings for services for children and young people can look to improve.
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Two sets of mothers and daughters studying to be nurses
In an unusual situation, two generations of two different families are currently studying to be nurses at Oxford Brookes University.
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Specialist postnatal mental health service launches in Suffolk
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust has officially launched a new specialist service offering help to new mothers with severe postnatal depression and other complex mental health issues.
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College warns short staffing is key factor in medication errors
Short staffing makes it more likely that nurses and other staff will make errors with medication, the Royal College of Nursing has warned following a high profile report on the issue.
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