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Wendy Atkin obituary

29/11/2018 Ara Darzi 0

Epidemiologist whose research led to a breakthrough in bowel cancer screening programmes worldwide“Breakthrough” is an overused word when applied to medical advances. But in the case of the 2010 trial of a new screening test for bowel cancer led by Wen…

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A lame response to NHS ward closures | Letters

20/11/2018 Letters 0

Do they ever step outside their offices in Whitehall? asks Dr Richard Turner of the Department of Health. And Dr Frank Arnold points out the benefits foreign staff have brought to the NHSIf there is one thing more depressing than increasingly frequent …