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At long last - government to start cracking down on dodgy cosmetic surgeons
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 26 2016

In a long overdue but very welcome development for patients of cosmetic surgery, the government is finally taking steps to tighten regulation


Coroner refers doctor to GMC following Charlotte Foster inquest
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 25 2016

A coroner has decided to refer a GP to the General Medical Council (GMC) following the death of a 23-year-old woman at the beginning of this year


Hayden v Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • August 25 2016

The recent judgment in 2016 EWHC 1962 (QB) discusses the extent to which expert evidence is necessary and provides guidance on the practical


Drug trial lawyer concerned that vulnerable children were considered suitable for experimental trials
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 24 2016

Clinical trials lawyer Gene Matthews, is troubled by revelations that drug trials on vulnerable children were approved in the 1960s. Mr Matthews said:


Another toxic shock misdiagnosis highlights need for sepsis awareness
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 24 2016

The latest press reports of three-year old Reuben who was left fighting for his life and had to undergo amputation to both legs and seven fingers


Re-branding by parallel importers
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 24 2016

Flynn Pharma Limited (Flynn) is a pharmaceutical company that sells drugs for which the patents have expired. Drugsrus and Tenolol (the Defendants


New anti-clotting drug recommended by NICE could benefit thousands of heart attack patients
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 24 2016

This month, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published draft guidance recommending that ticagrelor, an anti-clotting


Brexit: Life Sciences implications
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 23 2016

On 23 June 2016, the UK public voted to leave the EU. Under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, the EU Treaties shall cease to apply to the UK: from the


NHS does not have the resources to deliver safe seven-day care
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 23 2016

According to The Guardian and Channel 4 News reports, a confidential Department of Health study has identified multiple risks to patients from the


When tooth whitening is beyond the pale
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 23 2016

The tooth whitening industry continues to grow in the UK, thanks in part to celebrity culture. As a result, targeting and eradicating practitioners