Radiologists in The Netherlands have advised against chest radiographs to mitigate the risk of over-diagnosis, reports AuntMinnieEurope.com.
Today’s top health newsMay 25, 2017
A drop of blood on filter paper which has been allowed to dry may offer a better, cheaper option for early blood diagnostics and treatments, reports EuropeanPharmaceuticalReview.com. The new study from Uppsala University measured 92 different proteins in millimetre sized... Read more
Today’s top health newsMay 24, 2017
NHS England has admitted a flaw in its flagship patient choice scheme, reports HSJ.co.uk. The scheme, designed to allow patients choice on where they receive their treatment, may have resulted in patients being given the wrong advice.
Today’s top health newsMay 23, 2017
Whitehall has been criticised for delaying the release of NHS performance data, reports NationalHealthExecutive.com. The government has now revealed it will delay the release of the data until after the election on 8th June, with opposing parties citing a “cynical”... Read more
Today’s top health newsMay 22, 2017
New findings have confirmed suspected placental anomalies through MRI diagnostics, reports AuntMinnieEurope.com. A study of pregnant women noted that noncontrast MRI is a sensitive diagnostic test for detecting the increasingly common problem of invasive placenta.