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Peter Connor

Peter Connor Managing Director, Healthcode Ltd Q: Who are you? A: My name is Peter Connor and I am the Managing Director at Healthcode. Q: What is your professional background


Putting opioids to the test(osterone)

Low testosterone levels occur five times more often among men who take long-acting instead of short-acting opioids for chronic pain, according to a new study published in The Clinical Journal


Double joint-pain risk for double-jointed adolescents

A prospective study by UK researchers found that adolescents who are double-jointed – medically termed joint hypermobility – are at greater risk for developing musculoskeletal pain as they get older,


Brain connections, pain detection

Treating and studying chronic pain is complex and presents many challenges. Scientists have long searched for a method to objectively measure pain and a new study from the journal Pain


NHS Trusts are workin’ IT

Unprecedented levels of change within the NHS are leading to a massive upswing in demand for senior technology talent. This is being driven by large IT-related change and transformation projects


Improving NHS efficiency

High administrative overheads, patients frequently getting lost, and systematic under-utilisation of resources have been highlighted as the primary structural challenges facing the NHS today, according to an upcoming research report,


Reach high standards with ACSA

A voluntary scheme, Anaesthesia Clinical Services Accreditation (ACSA), is to be launched this year, to help assess and accredit anaesthesia departments throughout the UK and ensure standards are kept high.


Lack of awareness

Initial findings from a major study by The Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) and the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) looking at how many patients experienced


Safety in slumbers

The European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA) is to launch a safety starter kit containing a wide variety of essential resources to help raise safety standards in anaesthesiology across Europe. The