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Delay in Government response to the Paterson Inquiry

THE Government has announced that its formal written response to the Paterson Inquiry will be delayed due to "diverted resources" in dealing with the COVID-19 crisis.

  • 30 April 2020
  • MDDUS News
  • News

Safeguarding adults

Some adults may be unclear, unrealistic or ambivalent about their personal circumstances and it is incumbent upon healthcare professionals to work with those adults to understand what “being safe” means to them, and how that can be best achieved.

Hernia repair

...The letter of claim alleges that Mr K was not informed that he would be undergoing open surgery, nor was there any discussion of the risks/benefits of the procedure...

  • 29 April 2020
  • Case study

Providing routine primary care during COVID-19

WHAT are your professional responsibilities in providing routine healthcare in a primary care setting where service demand and modes of delivery are drastically different?

  • 29 April 2020
  • Risk alert

Perforated tooth

...Mr G claims to have not been made aware of potential complications prior to RCT; nor did the dentist inform him of the significant bleeding during the procedure...

  • 29 April 2020
  • Case study

Review to track ethnicity in COVID-19 cases

A GOVERNMENT review into the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on BAME communities must be informed by real-time data collection, says the BMA.

  • 29 April 2020
  • News

PPE guidance for NHS teams

GUIDANCE on the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in medical and dental care has been published by clinical leaders across the UK.

  • 28 April 2020
  • News

Poll - has COVID-19 changed the way you work for good?

Cast your vote in our poll to find out how many clinicians will revert back to old working habits post-pandemic.

  • 20 April 2020
  • Risk articles

Quiz - COVID-19 issues

Test your knowledge on issues relating to the coronavirus pandemic

  • 20 April 2020
  • Risk articles

Concern over patients avoiding emergency care

RECORD low attendances at emergency departments in England over the month of March have led to concerns that people with serious health problems are not seeking emergency care out of fear of COVID-19.

  • 15 April 2020
  • News

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