Addiction psychiatry could be wiped out in a decade without urgent government funding, college warns
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Source: BMJ News - February 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Sixty seconds on . . . the war on sugar
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Source: BMJ News - February 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Royal College of Pathologists: president elect is barred after misconduct allegations are upheld
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Source: BMJ News - February 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

US government sues Yale ’s teaching hospital for age discrimination in testing older doctors
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Source: BMJ News - February 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

NHS trusts are given new powers to bar racist patients
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Source: BMJ News - February 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Prescription for loneliness: five minutes with . . . Helen Stokes-Lampard
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Source: BMJ News - February 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

BMJ Awards: finalists announced for 12th annual event
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Source: BMJ News - February 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Paediatrician left suicide note suggesting he secretly left patients unvaccinated
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Source: BMJ News - February 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Ethnic minority staff: trust boards still do not reflect NHS workforce
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Source: BMJ News - February 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Radiologist who claimed to be GP to write road injury reports is struck off
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Source: BMJ News - February 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Unvaccinated “Wakefield cohorts” blamed for 5000 cases of mumps in England last year
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Source: BMJ News - February 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Coronavirus: home testing pilot launched in London to cut hospital visits and ambulance use
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Source: BMJ News - February 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Worcestershire acute trust must “make urgent improvements” in emergency departments, says regulator
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Source: BMJ News - February 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Revamped emergency targets set to be phased in from this April
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Source: BMJ News - February 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Competing interests: GMC rejects calls to establish central register for doctors
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Source: BMJ News - February 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Primary care networks: revised contract averts GP mutiny but staffing challenges remain
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Source: BMJ News - February 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Government orders urgent review of maternity services at East Kent Hospitals
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Source: BMJ News - February 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Coronavirus: online GP bookings should be stopped because of safety risks, warns BMA
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Source: BMJ News - February 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Are medical schools turning a blind eye to racism?
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Source: BMJ News - February 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Specialty training: ethnic minority doctors ’ reduced chance of being appointed is “unacceptable”
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Source: BMJ News - February 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

White doctors are still over-represented in top NHS jobs, study finds
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Source: BMJ News - February 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Seven days in medicine: 5-11 Feb 2020
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Source: BMJ News - February 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Tackling racism in medical schools: five minutes with . . . Gurdas Singh
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Source: BMJ News - February 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Rogue breast surgeon Ian Paterson: what has the inquiry told us?
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Source: BMJ News - February 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Health secretary is threatened with legal action over treatment of people with learning disabilities and autism
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Source: BMJ News - February 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Health ministers condemn Novartis lottery for Zolgensma, the world ’s most expensive drug
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Source: BMJ News - February 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

The Paterson report: what has it told us?
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Source: BMJ News - February 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Doctors and paramedics must be better prepared to deal with propranolol overdoses
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Source: BMJ News - February 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Practices “waste hours” writing labels under new HPV screening system
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Source: BMJ News - February 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Birthing care without racism: five minutes with . . . Kimberly Seals Allers
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Source: BMJ News - February 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Four US doctors convicted of fraud in $150m scheme to swap opioids for back injections
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Source: BMJ News - February 12, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Child health: government must act now to increase investment in services, says BMA
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Source: BMJ News - February 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Sixty seconds on . . . white bread
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Source: BMJ News - February 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Coronavirus: global stocks of protective gear are depleted, with demand at “100 times” normal level, WHO warns
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Source: BMJ News - February 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Shortened medical training for physiotherapists and pharmacists must not reduce standards, doctors warn
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Source: BMJ News - February 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Coronavirus: NHS staff get power to keep patients in isolation as UK declares “serious threat”
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Source: BMJ News - February 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

BMA accepts new GP contract deal after requirements for primary care networks are pared back
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Source: BMJ News - February 8, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

GP gets three life sentences for 90 sex offences against patients
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Source: BMJ News - February 8, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Sodium valproate: Sanofi is indicted in France for failing to warn adequately about birth defects
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Source: BMJ News - February 8, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

HRT: doctors demand talks with government to tackle “chaos” of shortages
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Source: BMJ News - February 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Assisted dying: BMA surveys its members for first time
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Source: BMJ News - February 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Seven days in medicine: 29 Jan to 4 Feb 2020
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Source: BMJ News - February 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Antidepressant withdrawal. . . five minutes with John Read
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Source: BMJ News - February 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Coronavirus: doctor who faced backlash from police after warning of outbreak dies
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Source: BMJ News - February 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Judge issues guidance after “troubling” case of woman with reduced capacity whose treatment was delayed
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Source: BMJ News - February 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Short term fixes have made parts of NHS financially unstable, auditors warn
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Source: BMJ News - February 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Former NHS director convicted of voyeurism is struck off
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Source: BMJ News - February 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Targeted measles and rubella vaccination campaign aims to stop global surge in cases
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Source: BMJ News - February 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

Sexual health: government “should set clear targets” to tackle rising number of STIs in England
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Source: BMJ News - February 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

China coronavirus should be on “everybody’s agenda,” says vaccine expert
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Source: BMJ News - February 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: research