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News from Arthritis Research UK

NHS too slow helping people with inflammatory arthritis

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The NHS is failing to assess people with rheumatoid and early inflammatory arthritis quickly enough, a clinical audit has shown.

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Two new trustees recruited to help drive our changing strategy

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve appointed two new trustees to our board. Professor Sallie Lamb will contribute her primary care and therapy expertise while Alex Hesz will be adding his digital experience.


New MSPs to fight for people with arthritis

Election night 2016 in Scotland was a big night for people with arthritis, with 39 Arthritis Champions, from all of the major parties, being elected to the Scottish Parliament.

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Health service top priority for people with arthritis living in Scotland, according to new poll

People with arthritis in Scotland aren't satisfied with the NHS and quality of care it provides, according to a new poll commissioned by Arthritis Research UK.

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