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PHE: Improving the health of female gender minorities
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PHE: Improving the health of female gender minorities

Health inequalities experienced by lesbian and bisexual women and other women who have sex with women.

Large gender imbalance in funding for UK cancer research
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Large gender imbalance in funding for UK cancer research

The first study to present detailed quantifiable evidence of differences in funding awarded to male and female cancer researchers in the UK.

Record high in number of surgeries cancelled at the last minute
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Record high in number of surgeries cancelled at the last minute

The latest NHS performance statistics show that almost 25,500 surgeries were cancelled at the last minute in the first three months of 2018.

Independent experts to evaluate flagship NHS digital scheme
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Independent experts to evaluate flagship NHS digital scheme

The evaluation of the Global Digital Exemplar programme will be led by the University of Edinburgh.

RCOG responds to new NHS report on mesh and tape procedures
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RCOG responds to new NHS report on mesh and tape procedures

The NHS has published figures on the use of mesh and tape for urogynaecological prolapse and stress urinary incontinence.

BMA reports ‘emerging problems’ with Wales’ 111 service
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BMA reports ‘emerging problems’ with Wales’ 111 service

The 111 service is set to be rolled out nationally over the next three years.

RCGP calls on Home Secretary to intervene in Luke Ong deportation case
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RCGP calls on Home Secretary to intervene in Luke Ong deportation case

GP trainee Luke Ong has been denied a visa to remain in the UK on the basis that his application was received 18 days late.

Obstetrician who altered notes after stillbirth is struck off
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Obstetrician who altered notes after stillbirth is struck off

A medical practitioners tribunal concluded that Aamir Iqbal Malik’s integrity could not be relied upon.

RCGP welcomes pilot of one-stop cancer centres
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RCGP welcomes pilot of one-stop cancer centres

NHS England has announced that rapid diagnostic and assessment centres are being piloted in 10 centres around the country.

BMA analysis suggests A&E crisis this summer
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BMA analysis suggests A&E crisis this summer

A&E demand in Summer 2018 could match that seen in Winter 2016, the BMA predicts.

Bawa-Garba granted right to appeal
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Bawa-Garba granted right to appeal

More than £366,000 has been raised in donations to fund Dr Bawa-Garba's case.

Poor practice on conflict of interest disclosures in NHS
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Poor practice on conflict of interest disclosures in NHS

The absence of transparency around conflicts of interest may undermine public trust in the healthcare professions, researchers say.

Prepare for missed appointments next week
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Prepare for missed appointments next week

When the clocks go forward this Sunday, the number of patients failing to show up for appointments is expected to increase.

GMC launches review following Bawa-Garba case
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GMC launches review following Bawa-Garba case

The General Medical Council has received strong criticism in relation to its handling of the case.