We bring you the latest news from the healthcare about the health care in the United Kingdom.

donderdag 25 oktober 2018

Corbyn challenges prime minister on student nurse bursary removal

Corbyn challenges prime minister on student nurse bursary removal
Theresa May has been accused of failing to respond after she was challenged on the scrapping of nursing bursaries during a heated Prime Minister's Questions today.
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Brain cooling after head trauma 'does not improve outcomes'
A new Australian study casts fresh doubt on the controversial practice of brain cooling in the wake of a traumatic head injury, concluding it does not improve outcomes for patients.
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UK sepsis deaths higher than other developed countries but falling
Sepsis-related deaths in the UK have fallen in the past three decades but continue to be above average for well-off countries, according to a new study.
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Nurse shortages among key challenges facing NHS in Scotland
Urgent action is needed to tackle mounting pressures on the NHS in Scotland including "major workforce challenges", with health boards struggling to recruit and retain nurses and other staff, the country's chief auditor has warned.
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University partners with trust to boost placements in Midlands
The University of Wolverhampton plans to double the number of placements for adult student nurses that it offers through links with Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust.
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Guide launched to 'empower' nurses treating complex TB patients
A new guide has been launched to help nurses better support patients struggling with life-limiting side effects such as hearing loss and fatigue from treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis.
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