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woensdag 14 maart 2018

Half of primary care consultations involve more than one condition

Half of primary care consultations involve more than one condition
More than a half of patients presenting in primary care now have two or more long-term conditions, which may lead longer consultations with practice nurses and GPs, a new study has indicated.
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Corrie actress Kym Marsh launches awards for nurses and midwives
Coronation Street actress and former popstar Kym Marsh is helping launch a new set of awards focusing on nurses and midwives involved in bereavement care for the parents of babies that have died.
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Hammond delays any financial bailout for the NHS until autumn
The chancellor has failed to use his spring statement to unveil extra money to ease the public sector spending squeeze, though a potential deal on NHS nurse pay rises was again mentioned and additional investment in the health service was hinted at in the autumn.
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NHS-funded homeopathy dwindles with end of London hospital scripts
The Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine (RLHIM) will cease to provide homeopathy treatments on the NHS from next month, it has been revealed.
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Long-term PPI use 'does not' increase Alzheimer's hip fracture risk
Long-term proton pump inhibitor (PPI) use does not increase the risk of hip fracture among patients with Alzheimer's disease, according to researchers.
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New charity role to oversee expansion of dementia nurse network
The charity that runs the Admiral nursing service has appointed a nurse to a new role intended to help expand the specialist dementia support it provides in UK.
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