I reported to Yellow Card because I thought if this happened to one person, it could happen to others, and I wanted to protect patient safety.
The MHRA have introduced pack size restrictions, revised recommended ages for use, and new safety warnings for over-the-counter stimulant laxatives.
A National Patient Safety Alert has been issued on the risk of death from unintended administration of sodium nitrite.
The IMMDS review, chaired by Baroness Julia Cumberlege has published a far-reaching report comprising difficult testimony from victims of medical harm.
A recently published study has concluded that the prevalence of unsafe methotrexate prescribing has reduced but remains common.
A coroner in Stafford, England has raised concerns about the dangers of paraffin-based emollients and re-iterated the need to raise awareness of this potentially fatal issue amongst healthcare professionals.
Don’t you love it when someone brands something that you’ve always been doing? Advocacy is nothing new, but by making a big deal of it, we are all prompted to think about how we can do more of it and do it better. Every consultation involving a child or young person will tend […]