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Medication errors common in inpatient diabetes care

OVER a third of hospital inpatients with diabetes experienced a medication error during five-day audit conducted by the Health and Social Care Information Centre. 

  • 28 June 2013
  • News

Clinical academic numbers increase

THE number of clinical academics in UK medical schools has risen by almost five per cent in the past five years. 

  • 28 June 2013
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Dentists must encourage staff to raise concerns, new guidance says

DENTAL teams must be encouraged to raise concerns about patient safety, according to new guidance from the General Dental Council. 

  • 28 June 2013
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Jobs boost for 138 trainees

JOBS have been found for 138 trainee doctors who had been waiting on a reserve list since October, it has been announced. 

  • 27 June 2013
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NICE releases guideline for ulcerative colitis

NEW clinical guidelines should eliminate the current "post code lottery" in the treatment of ulcerative colitis according to NICE. 

  • 27 June 2013
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Bad behaviour in GP practices doubles in year

ANTISOCIAL behaviour in GP practices has increase by 47 per cent in the last year according to an investigation undertake by Pulse magazine. 

  • 27 June 2013
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Funding boost for trainee initiatives

AN app to help confused patients and a tablet-based surgical training kit are among nine trainee-led projects to receive funding from Health Education England. 

  • 27 June 2013
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Emergency specialists delay career choice

ONLY a quarter of F1 trainees who choose to specialise in emergency medicine end up working in the specialty, according to new research. 

  • 27 June 2013
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Nearly half of GPs risk burnout

A RECENT survey carried out by Pulse has revealed that 43 per cent of GPs are at a high risk of suffering burn out. 

  • 25 June 2013
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New disclosure requirements for English practitioners

MDDUS is advising English GP and GDP members to familiarise themselves with the new disclosure requirements that form part of the new Performers List Regulations 2013. 

  • 25 June 2013
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