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Chronic Conditions

Chronic Conditions

Chronic conditions are diseases that are persistent or otherwise long-lasting such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes, respiratory disorders, arthritis.  This section covers all aspects of health and social care in the management and care of people with these conditions.

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  • Out in the cold: lung disease, the hidden driver of NHS winter pressureThe report warns that a failure to address a predictable and obvious seasonal variation in respiratory admissions is at the heart of our A&E winter crisis. It's potentially causing patients needless... 12/12/2017
  • The global cost of tuberculosisThis report shows the human and economic impact of TB in the period from 2000-2015 and the period 2015-2030. The authors present the case for a renewed global effort to eradicate tuberculosis. 30/11/2017

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