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2011-03-24 14:36:45

The critical care expertise available before a severely injured person can be admitted to hospital is "incomplete, unpredictable, and inconsistent," shows research published online in Emergency Medicine Journal.

2011-03-23 13:29:32

The Health and Social Care Bill amounts to the abolition of the English NHS as a universal, comprehensive, publicly accountable, tax funded service, free at the point of delivery.

2011-03-23 13:27:46

Public satisfaction with the NHS is at a record high, says John Appleby, Chief Economist at the King's Fund, in an article published on bmj.com today.

2011-03-17 03:00:00

LONDON, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - GCSX - N3 Interconnect Service to Provide Secure Network Connectivity Between the Government Connect Secure Extranet (GCSX) and the NHS N3 Network Cable&Wireless Worldwide has recently established the GCSX - N3 Interconnect Service.

2011-03-09 13:18:05

The coalition government's Health and Social Care Bill is a missed opportunity to deliver the improvements in children's health services in England that are urgently needed.

2011-02-23 03:38:00

PRESTON, England, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the UK we are fortunate enough to have a free provision of hearing aids by way of the NHS. Over the last few years, the NHS has switched from analogue to digital hearing aids for the majority of patients.

2011-02-16 12:52:18

Depression can be treated effectively with psychotherapy by mental health nurses with minimal training, according to new preliminary research findings.

2011-02-10 12:20:36

It is time to reopen private finance initiative (PFI) contracts say leading public health physician, Professor Allyson Pollock, and colleagues on bmj.com today.

2011-02-09 00:01:30

After a comprehensive mini competition process, Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic & District Hospital NHS Trust join an ever growing list of NHS Trusts recognising digital dictation as a key element to cut costs and boost productivity London, UK (PRWeb UK) February 8, 2011 The Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic & District Hospital NHS Trust has a national and international reputation for Orthopaedic surgery and musculoskeletal medicine.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.