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  • Cataracts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the average waiting time is for cataract surgery on a second eye; and what information his Department holds for international benchmarking purposes...

  • Cataracts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what assessment he has made of the effects on the use of new eye lens technologies in the treatment of cataract patients using NHS services of the...

  • Clinical Trials

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what assessment his Department has made of the future viability of randomised controlled trials in the era of personalised medicine.

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what representations he has received on the use of interventional lung assist devices in transplants for cystic fibrosis patients.

  • Deficiency Diseases: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many cases of childhood (a) rickets and (b) scurvy have been recorded in each of the last 10 years.

  • Doctors: West Midlands

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many doctors were employed in Worcestershire and the West Midlands in (a) 2013 and (b) 2010.

  • Fertility

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will review the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence recommendations for fertility treatment.

  • Fertility

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps he is taking to ensure that fertility treatment is consistent across the NHS.

  • NHS Staff: Worcestershire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) how many midwives were employed by the NHS in Worcestershire in (a) 2013 and (b) 2010; (2) how many nurses were employed in Worcestershire and the...

  • NHS: Complaints

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many complaints have been made to NHS bodies since May 2010; and how many such complaints have yet to receive a response.

  • NHS: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what the annual pay settlement in the NHS has been since 2010; (2) what the annual pay settlement for doctors and consultants paid from the public...

  • Obesity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the indicators set out in the Quality and Outcomes Framework in providing incentives to GPs to tackle...

  • Obesity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what comparative assessment he has made of levels of obesity in the UK and other comparable countries; and if he will make a statement.

  • Obesity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what research his Department has (a) commissioned and (b) evaluated on the relationship between activity levels and obesity in the last five years; and if...

  • Obesity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether he has made an estimate of the likely cost to the economy of illness, economic inactivity and premature death associated with obesity since June...

  • Obesity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what guidance on reducing obesity his Department (a) has issued since May 2010 and (b) plans to issue in the next six months; and if he will make a...

  • Obesity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what recent discussions he has had with Public Health England (PHE) about reducing obesity; what PHE's response was; and if he will make a statement.

  • Obesity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the incidence of (a) childhood and (b) adult obesity was in each (i) local authority area, (ii) health authority area and (iii) constituency in each...

  • Obesity: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much his Department spent on measures to tackle childhood obesity in (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c) 2012 and (d) 2013 to date; and how that money was...

  • Obesity: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what his estimate is of the number of children in each age group who were classified as (a) overweight and (b) obese (i) in Southend, (ii) in each borough...

  • Ophthalmic Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what funding he has made available to the NHS for eye lens treatments in 2012-13; and if he will make a statement.

  • Prescription Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what assessment he has made of how methods of dispensing medically-issued drugs vary between England and Wales; and if he will make a statement.

  • Primary Care Trusts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much money that was transferred to primary care trusts and subsequently classed as underspend in Budget 2013 has yet to be paid back to his...

  • Radiotherapy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many cancer centres were treating patients with intensity-modulated radiation therapy at the level of 24 per cent on 1 April 2013.

  • York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many patients had been waiting (a) over six months and (b) over three months for inpatient admission at York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust...

  • Youth Work

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much funding his Department allocated for youth work in (a) 2010-11, (b) 2011-12 and (c) 2012-13; and if he will make a statement.