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BMJ 2007; 335 doi: (Published 13 September 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:532

Keogh becomes NHS medical director: The cardiothoracic surgeon Bruce Keogh, professor of cardiac surgery at University College London and director of cardiothoracic surgery at the Heart Hospital, London, has been appointed as the new medical director of the NHS in England, leading the work of the government's clinical directors (or “tsars”), and as deputy chief medical officer.

Prostate cancer is the most likely cancer to show family history: Twenty per cent of patients with prostate cancer had a …

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