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Birmingham’s Harriet Scott: ‘I must be a very difficult patient’

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When Harriet Scott walks into the treatment room at Birmingham City the medical staff could be forgiven for feeling a certain trepidation. It is nothing to do with the Republic of Ireland defender being an awkward pat...

UK’s oldest living heart transplant patient celebrates 90th birthday

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The UK’s oldest living heart transplant patient has paid tribute to the NHS as he celebrated his 90th birthday on Sunday. Ted Warner had the operation at Cambridge’s Royal Papworth hospital in 1990 after suffering fro...

After ICU: a Covid patient meets one of the doctors who saved his life

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Karl Gray, a 60-year-old Salvation Army minister from north London is reunited with Dr Susan Jain, an intensive care consultant who helped save his life How to listen to podc...

‘It’s difficult to live a normal life’: MS patient denied drug in NHS postcode lottery

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Steven Brooks’s ability to walk improved significantly when he took the multiple sclerosis drug fampridine for nine months as part of a clinical trial. Egter, the 67-year-old former butcher’s health has declined sin...

Olympic viewers urged to be patient as BBC forced to juggle live streams

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Fans missing live Tokyo Olympic coverage of their favourite sports are urged to be patient as the BBC juggles live streams in its most challenging games ever due to Covid and reduced broadcasting rights. The corporati...

If a doctor barely knows who a patient is, the consequences can be profound

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As a clinical neuropsychologist I make mistakes, and I am not alone. Researchers interested in clinical decision-making estimate that across all medical fields diagnosis is wrong 10–15% of the time. In many instances ...

Australian ad showing Covid patient gasping for air ‘could increase vaccine hesitancy’

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A new Australian government Covid awareness advertisement featuring a young woman gasping for air in a hospital bed has been criticised for leaning into scare tactics and for urging vaccination among a group who are s...

Britain’s longest-known coronavirus patient dies aged 49

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A man believed to be Britain’s longest-known coronavirus patient has died after deciding to withdraw from treatment. Jason Kelk, 49, was admitted to St James’s University Hospital in Leeds after contracting Covid-19 i...

Why I back the NHS patient data-sharing plan

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Who would trust Boris Johnson to keep their deepest secret? Would you dare lend him something valuable, and trust him not to flog it off when he needed the cash? These sort of questions are why citizens may balk at gi...

Access to GPs’ patient data key to new treatments, researchers say

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Researchers have said they could struggle to find new treatments for conditions dealt with by GPs, from long Covid to depression, if they cannot get access to the patient data held by GPs because of concerns over priv...

Labour asks NHS and Matt Hancock to pause plans for sharing patient data

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Labour has urged the NHS and Matt Hancock to pause their plan to share medical records from GPs to allow time for greater consultation on how the idea would work, saying that maintaining patients’ trust must be paramo...

GPs warn over plans to share patient data with third parties in England

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Doctors have warned that plans to pool medical records on to a database and share them with third parties could erode the relationship between them and patients. It came as the Royal College of GPs wrote to NHS Digita...

Pasiënte se veiligheidshond stel ondersoek in na NHS 111 advies aan Covid-pasiënte

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Die NHS-pasiëntveiligheidswag het 'n ondersoek ingestel na mislukkings deur die NHS 111 telefoniese adviesdiens wat die lewens van mense met Covid-19 gekos het. Die tak vir die ondersoek na veiligheid in gesondheidsorg (HS ...