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B

  • BAA

    British Academy of Audiology

  • BAAS

    Burden Advice and Assessment Service

  • BADS

    British Association of Day Surgery

  • BAF

    Board Assurance Framework

  • BAREMA

    British Anaesthetic and Respiratory Equipment Manufacturers' Association

  • BASICS

    British Association for Immediate Care

  • BCF

    Better Care Fund

  • BCP

    business continuity plan

  • BDA

    British Dental Association

  • BIA

    business impact analysis

  • BIS

    (Department for) Business, Innovation and Skills

  • BLS

    basic life support

  • BLS

    basic life support

  • BMA

    British Medical Association

  • BME

    black and minority ethnic

  • BNF

    British National Formulary

  • BPS

    British Psychological Society

  • BPT

    best practice tariff

  • BRC

    biomedical research centre

  • BROMI

    Better Regulation of Medicines Initiative

  • BRU

    biomedical research unit

  • BSA

    British Society of Audiology

  • BTBC

    Better Training Better Care (programme)

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For patients with rare diseases, clinical collaboration at EU level is vital | Professor Jill Clayton-Smith

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As a clinical geneticist, Jill works closely with colleagues across the EU on the diagnosis, management and treatment of rare diseases. Jill’s anxious that leaving the EU could jeopardises these links, which are not only useful for clinicians and researchers, but vital for patients.

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