We know that there are serious problems with the diagnosis of Vitamin B12 Deficiency in general and Pernicious Anaemia in particular. And the new Guidelines from the British Committee for Standards in Haematology acknowledge these shortcomings and point out that the...
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) The Benefits System in the UK underwent a major change in recent years with the Personal Independence Payment (PIP) replacing the Disability Living Allowance. Those who used to receive, or still receive the Disability Living...
Yesterday we met with the Laboratory Director of one of the Regional General Hospitals in Wales. The meeting was relating to one of the research programmes currently being conducted that the society is involved in. At the meeting, it was revealed that the hospital...
One of the most common assumptions by health professionals and the general public is that Pernicious Anaemia is mainly found in the elderly. We know, however, that children and young adults are just as susceptible to develop the disease and we also know that it can...
Guidelines on Psychosis and Schizophrenia We have been busy responding to requests from NICE to give our view on Guidelines being produced by them. Today we were pleased to be able to comment on the Guidelines on Psychosis and Schizophrenia. These Guidelines are not...
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Of patients waited 5 years or more for diagnosis
Of patients were initially misdiagnosed