Coal mining communities have perhaps the highest level of disability and ill-health of all working class communities in the UK.
The SIGN guideline on Dental interventions to prevent caries in children has been published. It replaces SIGN guidelines 47 and 83.
The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and NHS Confederation have secured funding from the DH Francis Implementation Team to explore how decision-makers might be better supported to balance finance and quality.
The Renal Association and the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK are seeking to appoint a new Medical Secretary for the Nephrology SCE Board, to replace Dr Neal Padmanabhan who has been appointed as Chair of the Examining Board.