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GPs referring patients with suspected lung cancer straight for a CT scan have halved waiting times and resulted in 'very significant cost savings' at a London hospital trust.
Exclusive A county council has rolled back on plans to scrap the local infection control service for GPs, amid risks ’of avoidable disability and death of residents’.
NICE has no plans to review its recommendations on digital rectal examinations for prostate cancer, following a study which suggested that it is an unnecessary investigation, Pulse has learned.
The Government has appointed former health minister Lord Ara Darzi to spearhead patient access to medical innovations.