French study finds higher incidence in elderly people who have had operations
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Saturday 05 November 2011
Jurors considering the case against Michael Jackson's doctor ended their first day of deliberations without reaching a verdict or asking any questions indicating how far along they have got in their discussions.
Saturday 03 September 2011
Tony Blair found it so difficult to work with Gordon Brown that he complained that "dealing with GB is like having dental treatment with no anaesthetic", Alistair Darling recalls in his memoirs.
Wednesday 31 August 2011
A teenage schoolgirl was left paralysed from the waist down when a spinal anaesthetic was left in too long after a routine operation, a hospital has admitted.
Friday 15 April 2011
Tuesday 22 February 2011
Britain should seek to retain a "healthy slice" of the defence market in the Middle East, Defence Secretary Liam Fox said today.
Thursday 27 January 2011
An American prisoner in Georgia was executed with British drugs despite testimony from defence lawyers and a medical expert that one of the chemicals might have been ineffective and beyond its shelf life.
Wednesday 12 January 2011
A judge today ordered the personal physician of Michael Jackson to stand trial for involuntary manslaughter after hearing testimony that he administered a dose of a powerful anesthetic and other sedatives then left the pop star alone.
Paul Sherwood: Pioneering anaesthetist and physician who developed the Sherwood Technique for the relief of back pain
Monday 27 December 2010
The eminent Harley Street physician Paul Sherwood has died at the age of 93. From his early beginnings as an anaesthetist, it was his lifelong work dedicated to non-specific back pain that earned him the reputation as a pioneer in this field.
Tuesday 07 December 2010
A woman who concealed the births of four stillborn babies and kept three of them in her wardrobe for two decades escaped jail today.
Sunday 05 December 2010
Wednesday 17 November 2010
An attempt will be made at the High Court today to prevent a British company exporting a drug which could be used in the execution of US prisoners.
Wednesday 03 November 2010
Doctors give more information to patients with ingrowing toenails than they do to vulnerable women seeking abortions, a Tory MP said.
Tuesday 02 November 2010
Campaigners launched legal action today in an attempt to ban the export from Britain of an anaesthetic used to execute prisoners in the United States.
Thursday 28 October 2010
The suspected source of the drug used in the execution of death-row prisoners in the US has been identified as a British company in Berkshire.
Tuesday 12 October 2010
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
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- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more