Health Headlines: GMC hearings, children's healthcare and TB

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GMC hearings - The Daily Telegraph  
Plans to hold disciplinary hearings f or doctors behind closed doors will leave patients at risk, patient groups have warned.
Secret disciplinary hearings to reduce doctors' 'stress'


Children’s healthcare - Guardian
Children's lives are being put at risk by failings because there are not enough well-qualified doctors and nurses, paediatricians have warned.
NHS children's care at risk through lack of well-qualified doctors and nurses


Tuberculosis – BBC
Researchers say blood tests rather than chest X-rays should be used to detect TB, after they found current screening is missing the majority of cases of TB in immigrants.
TB screening 'missing most cases'

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