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Sir Alex Ferguson: Probe after medical records reportedly accessed
… they accessed Sir Alex Ferguson's medical records while he was there. The former Manchester…, chief medical officer for the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group, which runs Salford…' medical records without a valid reason". Since then four NHS staff have been…


Patients given unsafe medical implants
Medical devices that are unsafe and have not been adequately tested are ending… including The Guardian newspaper and the British Medical Journal . The investigation… a problem is this? Not all medical devices are dangerous. Many save lives…


Growing medical marijuana in Lesotho without a licence
…Growing marijuana for medical purposes is now legal in Lesotho, but only big…


Medical device rules need 'drastic change' to protect patients
…Urgent and drastic changes to the rules around medical devices… at what changes may be required. Medical devices range from implanted contraceptives… and organisations around the world including The Guardian newspaper and the British Medical


Hyponatraemia: Dr Robert Quinn called before medical tribunal
… by the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service to appear in February 2019. He was involved… by the General Medical Council. An investigation takes place before a doctor can be called… for comment. Hyponatraemia is a medical condition that occurs when there is a shortage…


Longer Dorset hospital travel times 'won't affect patients'
medical directors and senior paramedics reviewed cases to see if extending journey… times to hospital would increase clinical risk . Dr Angus Wood, medical director…


Medical worker in Kilmarnock suspended over data breach
…A medical worker has been suspended from Crosshouse Hospital in Kilmarnock… apologised to patients affected. Medical Director Dr Alison Graham said: "NHS Ayrshire…


Magee medical school opening postponed until 2020
…The planned opening of a medical school in Londonderry has been postponed until… already been invested in the medical school, he said. "We could go at any stage. We… City and Strabane District Council spokeswoman said the medical school "is central…


GPs to prescribe medical cannabis in Jersey
…Patients in Jersey will be able to get medical cannabis from all doctors after… expertise was "rare" among medical professionals. A report written by Mr Barnes in 2016… on the use of medical cannabis was previously cited by Jersey's government when reviewing…


US recall after women say tampons 'unravel' during use
… some users to require medical help removing the pieces. The press release… or vomiting after using the tampons to seek medical attention immediately. The company…







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