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People reluctant to cycle due to dangerous road conditions
More than half of people are put off cycling due to the dangerous conditions on the UK roads. Hazards such as huge potholes and cycling close to lorries are the main issues putting people off cycling, according to a new survey. Read the rest of this post...
Potter Rees Dolan top fundraisers for BASIC Charity
Mental Health Trusts should protect patients and others from harm
Mental Health Trusts have a responsibility to protect patients and others from harm. It is important for the mental health professionals to consider all relevant information relating to a patient when deciding upon the treatment plan and whether to discharge a patient. Read the rest of this post...
Will I have a claim if I wasn’t called for a mammogram?
If you are one of the 450,000 women who was not called for a mammogram due to the recently identified computer error then you may have a clinical negligence claim, however, the failure the screen you itself will not be sufficient to bring a claim. Read the rest of this post...
Breast cancer symptoms and signs - what to look out for
- Clinical Negligence
Following on from the technical error in the NHS whereby thousands of women failed to receive their invitation to a routine breast cancer screening, we've posted the advice from the NHS wesbite Read the rest of this post...
Hundreds of women at risk due to breast cancer screening error
- Clinical Negligence
A computer error in the NHS failed to send out invitation letters to hundreds of women for a breast cancer screening appointment. Up to 270 women did no receive their invitations to a final routine breast cancer screening, a review has found. Read the rest of this post...
Patients under neurologist's care could have been misdiagosed
More than 2,500 neurology patients, including children, under one neurologists care in Northern Ireland, are being recalled for a case review. Neurology is the treatment of brain conditions including MS, Parkinson's Disease, Stroke and Motor Neurone Disease. Read the rest of this post...
Young ballerina has freedom to dance thanks to sports prostheses
- Personal Injury
When Pollyanna was two years old, she was involved in an accident with a bus which resulted in her losing her leg. After watching the London Paralympics in 2012, Pollyanna and her family were amazed by the athletes' running blades and vowed to get one for Pollyanna. Read the rest of this post...