Kings College researchers could accurately predict patients who will benefit from a liver transplant

A team of researchers at King’s College Hospital has identified new clinical criteria to more accurately predict which patients with acute liver failure (ALF) will most likely benefit from a liver transplant. A study published in the Journal of Hepatology, reveals which patients are less likely to recover from the trauma if they do not get a new liver.

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Health chiefs urge Lambeth and Wandsworth residents to get tested after outbreak of South African variant

Everyone over the age of 11 who lives or works in Lambeth is being asked to take a PCR Covid-19 test after new cases of the variant first identified in South Africa were found in the borough.  The additional testing being introduced will help quickly identify any further cases and help limit any potential spread.

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Fearful tenants stage protest demanding they not be evicted for failure to pay rent during lockdown

Fearful tenants have staged a protest demanding they not be evicted for any failure to pay their rent during lockdown. A protest was held on Saturday [april 10] by renters in Southwark and Lambeth, calling for property company Uncle to promise no evictions for tenants who’ve got behind on rent payments during the pandemic.

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