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Latest data on cervical screening shows 15.5% increase in number of people being tested in 2021-22

New annual figures on cervical screening show 3.50m individuals aged 25 to 64 were tested in 2021-22, up 15.5% on 2020-21. NHS Digital has recently published its Cervical Screening Programme, England


Wrexham Maelor Hospital evaluates clinical use of PLGF point-of-care testing for pre-eclampsia

Dr Lynda Verghese, pictured right, Consultant Obstetrician and Maternal Medicine Lead, and Dr Yee Ping Teoh, pictured left, Consultant Clinical Biochemist, based at Wrexham Maelor Hospital, along with Dawn Hannah,


New Ameda Pearl™ breast pump available from Central Medical Supplies

Central Medical Supplies Ltd (CMS), a specialist supplier of neonatal feeding products, is the exclusive UK distributor for the new Ameda Pearl™ Breast Pump.  Promotional feature Ameda’s Pearl™ combines powerful


New study on how IVF patients interpret medical evidence leads researchers to urge rethink of ‘informed choice’ in fertility treatment

People struggling with infertility take very different views on the medical evidence around treatment and need personally tailored support from doctors to make informed choices, according to research by Queen


Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust Purchases Mistral-Air® Warming Systems From CMS

Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust (RCHT) has converted to using the Mistral-Air® Forced Air Warming systems and blankets from Central Medical Supplies (CMS), for use across hospitals in the Trust. 


Deaths among mothers almost four times higher in Slovakia and UK than in Norway and Denmark

Analysis of eight European countries shows younger, older, and minority ethnic mothers at particular risk  Despite substantial declines in deaths related to pregnancy and childbirth in high income countries in


Honorary Doctorate for Chief Executive of Royal College of Midwives

Gill Walton, Chief Executive of the Royal College of Midwives, has received an honorary degree at a ceremony which saw hundreds of Nursing and Midwifery students graduate from Bournemouth University.


GIRFT webinars help tackle demand for outpatient appointments

Download new guidance and sign up for the GIRFT webinar series Registration is now open for a series of GIRFT webinars, showing trainee, surgical and medical colleagues how to make


Do women really need testosterone?

Paaven Patel, Operations and Quality Assurance Pharmacist at Specialist Pharmacy, discusses the importance of testosterone for women When thinking about testosterone, the dominant male character comes to mind, but testosterone


26-27 January 2023, Gynae Imaging Course; Virtual

Join us for our virtual Gynae Imaging Course this January (available on-demand to catch up at a time to suit your availability). Join our two-day, virtual Gynae Imaging Course, as