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GDC fires warning shot on DIY braces

COMPANIES offering so-called do-it-yourself braces over the internet have been warned by the General Dental Council that they could face prosecution for illegal practice.

  • 24 February 2020
  • News

Illegal teeth whitening “running rampant” across UK

ILLEGAL teeth whitening is “running rampant” across the UK and the public must be alert to the risks.

  • 21 February 2020
  • News

More than a quarter of NHS staff abused by patients

MORE than a quarter of NHS workers in England have been harassed, bullied or abused by patients and members of the public, new figures show.

  • 20 February 2020
  • News

Improved reporting for adverse drug reactions

REPORTING adverse drug reactions via the Yellow Card Scheme has been made easier thanks to a technology update.

  • 12 February 2020
  • News

ED performance in Scotland worst on record

EMERGENCY departments across Scotland clocked the worst monthly four-hour performance on record in December 2019, according to figures released by Scottish Government.

  • 12 February 2020
  • News

Covid-19 patient management flowchart

A FLOW chart to help clinicians manage suspected cases of Covid-19 acute respiratory disease has been published by Public Health England (PHE).

  • 12 February 2020
  • News

BMA surveys members on assisted dying stance

The BMA has launched a survey among members to re-examine its stance on assisted dying.

  • 12 February 2020
  • News

Smartphone apps to detect skin cancer found unreliable

SMARTPHONE apps used to assess suspicious skin lesions cannot be relied upon to detect melanomas and other skin cancers, according to a study published in the BMJ.

  • 12 February 2020
  • News

Bereaved parents have new right to paid time off

WORKING parents who experience the death of a child will be granted two weeks’ paid bereavement leave under new rules, known as ‘Jack’s Law’, which are due to come into effect.

  • 05 February 2020
  • Article

Practices in England face the clock on online consultations

THE new GP contract in England calls for all practices to offer online consultations to patients by April 2020 and video consultations by April 2021. But what about the risks?

  • 31 January 2020
  • Risk alert

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