We use cookies to track usage and optimise user experience. By continuing to browse and use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Press Releases


Press releases from May 2015


« View all Press Releases

Blood Lines: Up to 2/3 of Tests Unnecessary

Study Unveiled at Britain’s Oldest Royal Surgical College

Lack of official guidance, fear of litigation or getting into trouble with superiors has led to too many pointless and expensive blood tests being undertaken, a new study reveals. Research presented at Britain’s oldest surgical Royal College highlighted that up to two thirds in some instances could be entirely unnecessary, and are needlessly costin…


back to top of page