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BMJ 2008; 336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a393 (Published 19 June 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;336:1398

Cancer tsar to review NHS policy on drugs paid for privately: Alan Johnson, secretary of state for health, has asked Mike Richards, England’s national clinical director for cancer, to review the policy that denies further NHS treatment to patients who choose to pay privately for drugs not funded on the NHS.

Taiwan acts to control enterovirus: In a bid to control the spread of enterovirus 71, the Taiwanese government has …

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