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Improving the Diagnosis of Cardiac Sarcoidosis

Interview conducted by Kate Anderton, B.Sc.Apr 30 2018 Thought LeadersDr. Nadera SweissProfessor of RheumatologyThe University of Illinois at Chicago An interview with Dr. Nadera Sweiss,…

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The Truth Behind Donating Your Body to a Medical School

Interview conducted by Kate Anderton, B.Sc.Apr 27 2018 Thought LeadersDr. Cecilia BrassettClinical AnatomistThe University of Cambridge An interview with Dr. Cecilia Brassett, MB BChir MChir…

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Why are Antibiotics Overprescribed for Meningitis Treatment?

Interview conducted by Alina Shrourou, BScApr 25 2018 Thought LeadersDr Michael GriffithsSenior Clinical Lecturer, Institute of Infection and Global Health at the University of Liverpool…

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Meningitis in Newborns: What to Look Out For

Interview conducted by Alina Shrourou, BScApr 24 2018 Thought LeadersClaire WrightEvidence & Policy ManagerMeningitis Research Foundation (MRF) An interview with Claire Wright on behalf of…

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Pharmacies limit MDS service as lack of funding prompts safety fears

A number of pharmacies in Northern Ireland have been forced to withdraw their monitored dosage system (MDS) service for new patients from December because government…

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Average salary of non-manager community pharmacist rises by £370

The average salary of the 324 “second or non-manager pharmacists” who completed the latest C+D Salary Survey – which ran throughout October – had increased…

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Judge dismisses Pharmacy2U demand for all NPA members’ contact details

Handing down her judgment this morning (December 14) – which C+D attended – Master Julia Clark said Pharmacy2U had “fallen far short of showing” that…

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Lidocaine teething gels to be reclassified from GSL to P medicine

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) said yesterday (December 13) that packaging with the P logo will be available in pharmacies “from the…

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Former Alliance managing director appointed chair of wholesaler body

Mr Main joined the organisation in October having spent 12 years at Alliance Healthcare – the last eight of which as managing director – before…

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Pharmacy students’ ‘values’ could be assessed in university interviews

As part of a 12-week consultation – which the regulator expects to launch in January – the GPhC will propose universities interview pharmacy students in…

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