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Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership publish national bowel cancer audit report

The audit report, published on 17 December 2012, looks at data for more than 29,000 bowel cancer patients diagnosed in 2010-11. The report was commissioned by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) on behalf of the Department of Health (DH). … Read more → – Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership publish national bowel cancer audit report

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Heart Failure Audit reports ‘urgent need for more patient treatment on cardiology wards’

The fifth annual report of the National Heart Failure Audit, commissioned by HQIP as part of the NCAPOP, highlights the urgent need for more patients admitted to hospital with heart failure to receive specialist care on a cardiology ward. This … Read more → – Heart Failure Audit reports ‘urgent need for more patient treatment on cardiology wards’

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Contract awarded for management of the national clinical audit and confidential enquiries programme

The Department announced that the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) was the organisation awarded the new contract for the management of the national clinical audit and confidential enquiries programme. A letter from Sir Bruce Keogh, NHS Medical Director sent to … Read more → – Contract awarded for management of the national clinical audit and confidential enquiries programme

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Variation in care for children with epilepsy revealed in first UK-wide audit

About 1 in 200 children in the UK are affected by epilepsy – yet the standard of care they receive remains variable, according to the results of the UK’s first national audit of epilepsy care for children and young people. … Read more → – Variation in care for children with epilepsy revealed in first UK-wide audit

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News in brief – January 2012

Advice on PIP implants The latest advice from the NHS and plastic surgery experts is that women with PIP breast implants do not need to have them removed, unless they have symptoms such as pain and tenderness. There is no … Read more → – News in brief – January 2012

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