Researchers to investigate how new physician associates help patients in hospitals

A new study will determine whether new physician associates (PAs), who are increasing being used in the NHS, have a positive impact on the treatment of patients as part of the medical team and have a future role helping fill gaps in healthcare provision.

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Dangerous swelling in babies linked to mutated gene

Scientists have discovered a new gene mutation that causes potentially fatal swelling in unborn and newborn babies. Identifying the gene is the first step toward a future diagnostic test and targeted treatment for this condition.

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St George’s is Number One for jobs in university league table

The prestigious Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide has placed St George’s University of London in the top spot for employment prospects across the UK and in the top ten of universities listed in the capital.

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Health expert who has saved more lives than anyone else alive finally retires at 95

Professor Denny Mitchison, who has been tackling tuberculosis (TB) for the last 70 years, retired this summer. His work has led to the saving of millions of lives.

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Health experts in Cyprus and London link up to offer new family medicine course

Students in Cyprus will get the chance of studying a new postgraduate course focusing on family health.

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