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£20 million funding for brain tumour research
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£20 million funding for brain tumour research

The National Institute for Health Research says the amount of funding could double if suitable projects are available.

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.

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.

NHS satisfaction rating hits 10-yr low
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NHS satisfaction rating hits 10-yr low

Public dissatisfaction with the NHS increased to 29 per cent in 2017 - its highest since 2007.

Mortality higher in Scottish vs English hospitals
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Mortality higher in Scottish vs English hospitals

Researchers say further investigation is needed to determine why people are more likely to die in hospital in Scotland than in England.

RCS/SBNS responds to study linking amyloid protein transmission to neurosurgery
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RCS/SBNS responds to study linking amyloid protein transmission to neurosurgery

The Royal College of Surgeons and the Society of British Neurological Surgeons respond to controversial University College London study.

2016 junior doctor strikes had 'significant impact'
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2016 junior doctor strikes had 'significant impact'

The number of outpatient appointments cancelled by hospitals rose by 67% during the strikes.

Council member calls for BMA poll on assisted dying
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Council member calls for BMA poll on assisted dying

BMA Council member, Jacky Davis, talks about his personal view on the BMA’s stance on the organisation’s opposition to assisted dying.

Govt launches review following Bawa-Garba case
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Govt launches review following Bawa-Garba case

The review will examine the application of gross negligence manslaughter charges in medicine following Dr Hadiza Bawa-Garba’s conviction.