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Friday, 10 January 2014

Medical decisions based on costs rather than benefit to patients.

 http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/nhs/10562382/Fears-for-the-elderly-under-new-NHS-drugs-policy.html

 

Fears for the elderly under new NHS drugs policy


 

Elderly at risk ?


 

NICE is the organisation which bases its opinions, decisions and reports on financial cost , rater than medical benefit to the patient. If ever a whole department was eligible for the government austerity axe, NICE should be at the top of the hit list to be cut,  thereby saving money and lives.