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We noted in the obituary columns recently the death of Sir James Black. Sir James was a huge figure in the development of modern medicines, yet was probably not as well known as perhaps he should have been, despite a number of landmark contributions. H…

Like more than 100 other people, I attended the European Voice Health Check debate on “The right to know? Should information to patients be restricted?” this week. As ever in this contentious topic, there were many good observations and points ma…

The current crisis in the financial market has highlighted the need to ensure greater transparency in the market as well as greater protection (equally across Europe) and involvement of consumers, who are usually the end users, especially since consumer expenditure generates a significant part of the EU’s wealth. Due to the sophisticated and complex nature… » read more

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