Public Health England containing the results of a public health evidence review of available data and published evidence on the problems of dependence and withdrawal associated with some prescribed medicines. It points to issues of GP prescribing and highlights how patients
Date of report: 13 June 2019 Deceased name: Sebastian Clark Coroners name: Sean Cummings Coroners Area: London (West) Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths; Child Death (from 2015) This report is being sent to: Royal College
Date of report: 22 May 2019 Deceased name: Jonathan McCarthy Coroners name: Roger Hatch Coroners Area: North West Kent Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: Maidstone & Tonbridge Wells NHS
New analysis has found that more than 100,000 hospital admissions for children under the age of ten in England due to tooth decay over a three year period. This statement calls on the new government to stand by previous commitments
NHS England will commission emicizumab as prophylaxis in people with severe congenital haemophilia A without factor VIII inhibitors in accordance with the criteria outlined in this policy.
International Longevity Centre – UK report that argues that the UK’s unprecedented population ageing poses a set of daunting, yet not insurmountable, challenges for policymakers, institutions and health care providers to design better solutions fit for an ageing society. It
This report focuses on the epidemiology of hepatitis C in Yorkshire and Humber using mainly routinely available surveillance data.
The report briefly defines genome sequencing and how, by improving our understanding of genetic activity, we can determine how best to use genetics in screening. This report explores how genomic technologies can help us to improve screening programmes, and opportunities
This study investigates the causal effect of hospital volume on health gains from hip replacement surgery in the English National Health Service. It exploits a unique dataset, which links routine hospital records and patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) for all public
Age UK report that calls for a more considered approach to prescribing medicines for our older population. It says too many older people in our society are on too many prescribed medicines, putting them at risk of side effects that
This briefing provides guidance for community pharmacy contractors and their teams on the 2019/2020 NHS seasonal influenza vaccination advanced service. It discusses the background to and aims of the service, service provision, which vaccines should be covered and training of
People with progressive neurological conditions are experiencing delays in diagnosis and treatment, fragmented and uncoordinated services, limited availability of neurospecialist rehab and reablement and a lack of psycho-social support. This NHS RightCare toolkit provides expert practical advice and guidance on
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Lancashire bowel cancer screening service, held on 28 and 29 November 2018.
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit in Harrogate, Leeds and York held on 18 and 19 March 2019.
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Homerton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust held on 1 February 2019.
It is estimated that by 2035, over half of all adults in the UK will be over 50 years of age. This report proposes several recommendations to provide older people and employers with the support needed to unlock the potential
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust held on 30 April 2019.
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit in Barts held on 5 and 14 March 2019.
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Doncaster Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust held on 5 March 2019.
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, held on 27 and 28 March 2019.