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03/06/2013: Call for SAM council nomination and acute medicine awareness week update

Dear SAM member,

In accordance with the Society’s constitution, we are now seeking nominations for the roles of

For the job descriptions of these roles, please follow the links above or visit our website. If you would like a PDF emailed to you, please contact Claire Charras on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Nominations should be made electronically to the Society’s office (  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) by midday on Friday 26 July 2013.

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30/06/2013: In the news this week...24th of June till 30th of June

Headlines…

Hospital consultants face radical changes to shifts. (The Herald, 24.06.2013)

Generalist-specialist split would damage training warns the British Medical Association. (Hospital Dr, 25.06.2013)

EU heart deaths ‘halved since 1980s’. (BBC, 26.06.2013)

Diabetes care shortfall puts patients at risk. (The Guardian, 27.06.2013)

First consultant treatment outcomes published. (NHS, 28.06.2013)

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23/06/2013: In the news this week...17th of June til 23rd of June

Headlines…

NHS ‘needs to simply urgent care’, warns review led by Sir Bruce Keogh. (BBC, 17.06.2013)

Doubts voiced over hospital ratings system. (Hospital Dr, 18.06.2013)

CQC review ‘covered-up’ for highlighting regulator’s failures. (National Health Executive, 19.06.2013)

Pharmaceutical scandal: the NHS, the drug firms and the price racket. (The Telegraph, 20.06.2013)

Jeremy Hunt: NHS errors mean eight patients die a day. (The Guardian, 21.06.2013)

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16/06/2013: In the news this week...10th of June til 16th of June

Headlines…

Has pancreatic damage from glucagon suppressing diabetes drugs been underplayed? (BMJ, 10.06.2013)

Early deaths: regional variations ‘shocking’ says Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt. (BBC, 11.06.2013)

Hospitals should assess patients for risk of falling, experts say. (The Guardian, 12.06.2013)

Universitu Hospital of South Manchester Trust publishes consultant data. (BBC, 13.06.2013)

Patients with alcohol-related diseases ‘failed’ by hospitals. (National Health Executive, 14.06.2013)

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13/06/2013: Acute News Summer Edition 2013

Acute News Summer 2013 edition is here!

Acute News brings you the most up-to-date SAM and acute medicine news. This summer 2013 edition includes a special feature on our Coventry conference in May 2013, updates from our research committee and SAM event announcements including acute medicine awareness week 2013 and SAM Glasgow

Comments, feedback and suggestions for future newsletters are welcome and should be email to Claire Charras, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 
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