More than 300,000 babies in England have already been screened for severe combined immunodeficiency in an evaluation run by the UK NSC and NHS England.
Dr David Elliman
David is a clinical advisor to the UK NSC and is the current clinical lead to the NHS Newborn Blood Spot Screening Programme and the NHS Newborn and Physical Examination Programme. David is a semi-retired community paediatrician whose main interest is prevention, including by screening and vaccination. He has been involved in the former for over 20 years, at a national level.
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The UK National Screening Committee (UK NSC) advises ministers and the NHS in the 4 UK countries about all aspects of population screening and supports implementation of
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