Chief Medical Officer, Sir Liam Donalson and Professor Sir John Tooke have launched recommendations on how the NHS can ensure that more patients receive the most effective treatments.
The called for the expertise of medical staff to be better used to allow the NHS tp provide more effective and efficient clinical care.
These recommendations come from the Report of the High Level Group on Clinical Effectiveness, which the CMO asked Professor Tooke to set up following on from his 2005 report Waste not Want Not.