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Team communication App deployed free of charge to help NHS and wider care sector amid COVID-19

With tens of thousands of retired medics asked to return to work and a quarter of a million volunteers needed to help the NHS through the coronavirus crisis, OurPeople has developed a


Medical devices startup to create jobs with new £650k investment

A new North Yorkshire-based medical device supplier has secured six-figure funding to expand its workforce and its global footprint. GI UK Medical has secured £650k investment from NPIF – Mercia


COVID-19: Experts issue first guidance on caring for critically-ill patients and protecting doctors in intensive care units

Intensive Care Units are at the frontline of the struggle against coronavirus. Now doctors have issued the first guidance on what works and what doesn’t in treating critically-ill Covid-19 patients


NHS Digital to be handed more powers to help counter Covid-19 spread

New powers have been given to NHS Digital as part of measures to help counter the spread of Covid-19. This includes collecting and analysing data to help doctors, nurses and


Existing pressure on the NHS can’t be ignored during coronavirus outbreak

With the coronavrius outbreak being declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO), Barney Gilbert, NHS doctor and CEO of Pando Health explores why existing pressures on the NHS


Study finds surgery with anaesthesia not linked to indicator of Alzheimer’s

Older adults who have surgery with general anaesthesia may experience a modest acceleration of cognitive decline, even years later. But there’s no evidence of a link to Alzheimer’s disease, according


5-6 October 2020, International conference and exhibition on surgery and anaesthesia; Lisbon

OLC International is organising the International Conference and Exhibition on Surgery and Anaesthesia from 5-6 October, 2020 in Lisbon, Portugal. This global gathering of researchers, innovators, and expert surgeons are designed to connect


Australian summit targets post-op pandemic

Australian health leaders are holding a national summit in Adelaide as data reveals a hidden pandemic in patients suffering post-surgery complications. Organiser and Royal Adelaide Hospital Professor of Anaesthesia Guy