The BMA’s Northern Ireland Consultants Committee has secured a new pay offer for consultants and is urging its members to vote yes. The pay offer equates to a 5.26% average additional uplift that will ...
Almost three quarters of US cardiology fellows received payments from industry in the year before finishing their fellowships, researchers have found. For most, the pattern continued after graduation, ...
The question of fitness for work is most visible in positions of power, but it has widespread relevance, say Lara Shemtob and Rabeea F Khan Is President Biden fit to run for office from a health ...
I define fictional drugs as non-existent medicines, intended for human use, that have been invented for the purposes of some forms of fiction, usually novels, but also plays or films, including TV ...
The Care Quality Commission’s new interim chief executive has admitted that the regulator “got things wrong” in the implementation of its new regulatory approach. Kate Terroni wrote to providers on 15 ...
Health analysts have welcomed commitments in a new 15 year workforce strategy for adult social care in England, including plans for pay reform and reducing reliance on overseas recruitment. But they ...
Doctors in India are urging the government to take action to ensure that glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor (GLP-1) agonists are used appropriately and that patient safety is prioritised amid a surge in ...
A fresh row has broken out between the regulator the General Medical Council and many doctors over how physician associates (PAs) are described. The GMC sent a message on the Facebook Messenger ...
We must develop a funded, evidence based transition programme to enable a shift to safe and effective human biology based approaches in research In February 2024, the Conservative government announced ...
Companies are “putting the health of young children at risk” by illegally selling “copycat” food products that contain ...
A man in his 40s presented to the burns and plastic surgery clinic with numbness, swelling, and limited flexion of both hands ...
A hospital consultant who sent racist WhatsApp messages to a black woman who refused to join him for what he called “mutual ...