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The path of least resistance

Prime Minister David Cameron has announced a review into why so few anti-microbial drugs have been licensed for use in recent times. No new classes of antibiotic drugs have come on the market for more than 25 years, and the … Continue reading

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Catch-22 and the health system

The phrase “Catch-22” refers to a paradoxical situation in which the solution is thwarted by a circumstance inherent in the problem. It is derived from the satirical novel by Joseph Heller: “There was only one catch and that was Catch-22, … Continue reading

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