SIBF NEWS

2nd April 2017
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Joint Member’s meeting – SIBF and Haemophilia Scotland

The Scottish Infected Blood Forum and Haemophilia Scotland are holding a joint meeting for members of both organisations to discuss a range of issues related to […]
24th March 2017

Member’s stories

We received a harrowing story from SIBF member Agnes about the direct impact of getting Hep C from contaminated blood from a blood transfusion, which we […]
21st March 2017

New Medications, Side-effects & Outcomes

The Forum is gathering information on medications and their side-effects, of the new treatments made available in Scotland (and elsewhere). We have designed a very brief […]
19th March 2017

Use of Lump sum payments received

The Forum is gathering information on the lump sum payments issued from December 2016 by the Skipton Fund under the existing UK scheme. We have designed […]
1st March 2017
Red Dollar Pills

The Dollar Bill and Dollar Pill – Big Pharma Profiteering and NHS England rationing

A BBC report has questioned the links of a UK charity with the pharmaceutical industry and drawn inferences between the charity’s funding and it’s advocating for […]
27th February 2017
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Missing records ‘turning up’ again

The subject of missing medical records has turned-up again. Reports from the BBC and others highlight that the latest large-scale missing records incident in England has […]