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Death pathway ‘should be phased out’

Death pathway ‘should be phased out’

12 July 2013 Last updated at 21:04 ET The way the care pathway has been implemented has come under intense scrutiny An independent review is expected to say the Liverpool Care Pathway (LCP), developed to support patients as they near ...

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Minister denies cigarette ‘U-turn’

Minister denies cigarette ‘U-turn’

11 July 2013 Last updated at 21:41 ET A consultation on the move was carried out by the government last year The government is to postpone its plans to introduce standardised plain packaging for cigarettes in the UK. Ministers are ...

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Dementia patients ‘miss key tests’

Dementia patients ‘miss key tests’

11 July 2013 Last updated at 19:14 ET Not all dementia patients get the checks they need Many dementia patients fail to have the proper checks when they are in hospital, an audit of care has found. The National Audit ...

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