Royal College of Physicians

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Name: Royal College of Physicians
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Oxford BioMedica appoints chief development officer

Oxford BioMedica plc, or OXB, a biopharmaceutical company, has appointed Paul Blake, a non-executive director of the company, as chief development officer, effective September 1, 2014. Paul will remain a member of the Board and will assume responsibility ... [Published Individual.com - 3 hours ago]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Weekend nurse staffing key to improved stroke outcomes

Stroke patients admitted to specialized units on the weekend have better outcomes when there is a higher registered nurse-to-bed ratio, according to a study published Aug. 19 in PLOS Medicine.The research team, led by Benjamin D. Bray, MRCP, of King’s ... [Published Cardiovascular Business - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Call to define role of physician associates

26 August 2014The BMA has warned that physician associates must not replace doctors, as the government announces a huge expansion of their training programme.The government plans to double numbers of training places for physician associates — a relatively ... [Published British Medical Association - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Department’s top doctor isn’t retiring… because they can’t find anyone good enough to replace him

THE CHIEF MEDICAL Advisor at the Department of Social Protection is to continue to stay on in his role on a temporary contract, even though he was due to retire almost two years ago.Minister Joan Burton confirmed her Department held a competition to replace ... [Published TheJournal.ie - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Baldness cure comes at a price

A breakthrough in tackling alopecia has been announced, but the drugs are costly The latest "medical breakthrough", a cure for the incurable baldness of alopecia that affects many people, including the TV presenter Gail Porter, appears – unusually – to ... [Published Telegraph - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

THESE ARE THE PICTURES that show THE BIRTH OF our NATION

A NEW film tracing Ireland's battle for independence showcases the first footage of O'Connell Street and Stephen's Green ever captured.The early footage was captured by the world's first filmmakers, the Lumiere Brothers.The famous French duo Auguste and ... [Published Evening Herald - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Health unit names acting associate MOH

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has named Dr. Christine Kennedy its acting associate medical officer of health.Kennedy will begin working with the health unit on a part-time basis in September while continuing as Regional Community Medicine Specialist - First ... [Published Owen Sound Sun Times - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Fight goes on to beat heart disease

East Dunbartonshire is the heart-healthy capital of Scotland – according to new research from the British Heart Foundation.A recent survey revealed that cardiovascular disease (CVD) kills fewer people under the age of 75 in the district than in any other ... [Published Milngavie Herald - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

National stroke audit reveals shortfall in community assessments

The audit showed that stroke patients received physiotherapy on just over half of the days during their hospital stayThe data, from the Royal College of Physicians’ (RCP) sentinel stroke national audit programme (SSNAP), mark the first time the proportion ... [Published The Chartered Society Of Physiotherapy - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

The anatomy of a building: Denys Lasdun and the Royal College of Physicians

Discover London's most extraordinary building and the art of modern architecture. A unique exhibition marking the centenary of visionary architect and National Theatre designer Sir Denys Lasdun, set in his modernist masterpiece the Royal College of Physicians ... [Published Mercury Today - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Nurse staffing and mortality in stroke centers -- ScienceDaily

Hospital staffing levels have been associated with patient outcomes, but staffing on weekends has not been well studied, despite a recent UK mandate to make physician specialist care 7 days a week a policy and service improvement priority for the National ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Study reinforces importance of shadowing

20 August 2014Newly qualified doctors improve their clinical skills by undergoing inductions prior to starting work, a review shows today.The BMA says the study’s finding reinforces the importance of inductions and shadowing, which was introduced following ... [Published British Medical Association - Aug 20 2014]

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John Dawson, CEO of Oxford BioMedica, said: "We are delighted that Paul has accepted the position of Chief Development Officer and chosen to take an Executive role within the Company at this exciting time for Oxford BioMedica. His insight and guidance as a Non-Executive BoardBoard member have been invaluable and his extensive experience in the strategic clinical development of innovative therapies will be important to Oxford BioMedica as we continue to develop our broad pipeline of novel gene and cell therapies."
...Kerlin says, "Knowing that nurses are in shortshort supply, and that their greater presence is beneficial, the next steps must be taken to understand how best to allocate the limited workforce and what creative solutions can mitigate the effects of different staffing levels."
In a joint statement the Royal College of Physicians(RCP) and the UKUK Association for Physician Associates (UKAPA) welcome the announcement "but believe that statutory regulation would allow PAs to make a more effective contribution to the health service and the health economy as well as offering better protection to the public"

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Fight goes on to beat heart disease [Published Milngavie Herald - Aug 22 2014]
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Inductions for new doctors could prevent the ‘A... [Published PRWeb - Aug 20 2014]
More stroke patients die at weekends as they ar... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 19 2014]
Stroke patients are more likely to die if fewer... [Published Telegraph - Aug 19 2014]
Nurse staffing and mortality in stroke centers [Published Medical Xpress - Aug 19 2014]
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