Do you have eczema, psoriasis, allergies, fungal infections or other skin disorders that make life wretched for you?Â
Or is your child, relative or friend affected by them?
Itchy, flaky, angry skin, red patches, and constant discomfort when in contact with clothes, can be living misery for millions.Â
Olympus has launched the SONICBEAT, an innovative laparoscopic surgical device. The SONICBEAT is new to the UK and forms part of Olympusâ€™ enhanced range of energy products. It is a sister product to the acclaimed THUNDERBEAT that has taken the medical device market by storm.
Dr Maureen Baker CBE is the new Chair-elect of the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP). She will succeed the current Chair Dr Clare Gerada in November 2013.
In the election, conducted by Electoral Reform Services, Dr Baker received 37 votes and Dr Steve Mowle 21 votes, out of a possible 67 votes.
Patients needing diagnostic imaging on the NHS should receive better, more efficient access after being referred by their GP, according to new guidance launched this week.
The new recommendations, published by the Royal College of General Practitioners, the Royal College of Radiologists and the Society and College of Radiographers, have outlined improvements for patients by ensuring that timely and appropriate medical imaging services such as scans are provided to them and their referring doctors.
GPs from across the UK have been recognised for their contribution to high quality patient care by the Royal College of General Practitioners.
Â A selection of awards, fellowships, and medals were presented at the RCGPâ€™s Annual General Meeting College to GPs and other healthcare professionals who have worked towards furthering high quality general practice.