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Audit urges neonatal hospital partnerships following lack of care improvements

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NNAP report urges neonatal units to form local hospital partnerships to reduce variation and drive up standards of care for very sick babies.
27 Sep 2016

UK IBD audit highlights potential huge cost savings of using new biosimilar medicines

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A new report into the use of biological therapies to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) has found that new biosimilar medicines, which work in the same way as the more expensive existing treatments, are safe and effective for patients and if adopted can halve the cost of treatment. 
22 Sep 2016

HQIP QI Theatre: top clinical and QI names confirmed

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With just over two months to go, further programme details have been released for HQIP’s Quality Improvement Theatre taking place as part of the 2016 Patient First conference on the 22-23 November.
16 Sep 2016

Dates announced for 2016 Clinical Audit Awareness Week

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The Health Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) has announced the return of Clinical Audit Awareness week, taking place between 22 and 28 November 2016.
16 Sep 2016

More than half of stomach cancer patients receiving surgical alternatives, report finds

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The proportion of patients with oesophageal and gastric cancer (O-G cancer) - or gullet and stomach cancer - who were eligible for life-saving treatment, has increased slightly over the past eight years, according to the largest study of these types of cancers in England and Wales.
08 Sep 2016