‘Do not resuscitate’ orders were common in patients admitted with suspected COVID-19
Nearly a third of patients admitted to hospital with suspected COVID-19 during the first wave of the pandemic had a ‘Do Not Attempt Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation’ (DNACPR) decision recorded before or on their day of admission to hospital.
UK government plans to collect and share NHS data are hugely concerning – here’s why
The GP records of England’s 61 million NHS users are set to be gathered into a new database which third parties will be able to access. Itzelle Medina from the Information School explores why we should challenge such initiatives.Published by The Conversation
University of Sheffield doctor receives MBE for services to COVID-19 research
A University of Sheffield academic has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for his team’s research, which has helped progress the fight against Covid-19.
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