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Briefings and guides

Knowledge * Influencing Policy and Parliamentary Affairs * Briefings and guides

Our briefings and guides equip national decision makers to improve policies on behalf of our members and their patients.

Rheumatology Service Design

This guide gives an introduction to the commissioning of rheumatology services in England, including paediatric and specialist services.

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A guide to rheumatology

This briefing aims to inform key decision makers by raising the profile of rheumatology, addressing the challenges and opportunities faced by the rheumatology MDT, and to improve the treatment and care received by individuals with RMDs.

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Fibromyalgia Syndrome Parliamentary Briefing

This briefing highlight the clinical debate around the nature of Fibromyalgia Syndrome including the complexity of how its diagnosed and how it should be treated.

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Musculoskeletal Services in Greenwich Parliamentary Briefing

This briefing was produced to provide Members of Parliament our perspective on the stoppage of the privatisation of Musculoskeletal Health services in Greenwich.

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Implementing the UK Strategy for Rare Diseases Parliamentary Briefing

This briefing was produced to supply Members of Parliament information on rare autoimmune rheumatic diseases and the lack of priority they are given in the UK Strategy for Rare Diseases. As a member of the Rare Autoimmune Rheumatic Disease...

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Paediatric rheumatology services Welsh Assembly Briefing

This briefing outlines the campaign we're working on with Arthritis Care Wales and NRAS calling for a tertiary multidisciplinary paediatric rheumatology service to be established in South Wales and an improved provision of services in North Wales.

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Sustainability and Transformation Plans

Read our rheumatology focused summary of the Sustainability and Transformation Plans.

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