September

PE1403 Support and Assistance to victims of crime and their families (101KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to consider the need for new legislation and provision to protect, support and assist victims of crime.

Published: 26 September 2011

PE1402 Petition asking for a strategy and policy for diagnosing and treating adult ADHD in Scotland (212KB pdf)

Calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to develop and instigate a strategy and policy for diagnosis and treatment for adult ADHD. For the estimated 60,000 adults with undiagnosed and untreated ADHD in Scotland, the adverse impact on their lives as a result of their condition and the huge and unnecessary costs to society is untenable.

Published: 16 September 2011

PE1401 Access to therapy for paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (150KB pdf)

Calls on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to review the mechanism and methodology used by the Scottish Medicines Consortium to appraise medicines for rare diseases and to instruct the Chief Medical Officer to revise the criteria by which health boards assess Individual Patient Treatment Requests in order to improve access to therapy for patients with paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria.

Published: 16 September 2011

PE1399 Equitable access to therapy for Pompe disease (157KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to instruct the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) to revise the criteria to access IPTRs for Orphan diseases as these criteria are detrimental to patients suffering from Pompe disease.

Published: 16 September 2011

PE1398 Access to therapy for orphan diseases (145KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to review the mechanism and methodology used by the Scottish Medicines Consortium to appraise the value of medicines for orphan diseases and to instruct the Chief Medical Officer to revise the criteria for accessing Individual Patient Treatment Requests by removing the term “exceptional” from all health boards IPTR requests in relation to orphan diseases.

Published: 16 September 2011

PE1400 Petition to ban the use of wild animals in circuses (86KB pdf)

Calls on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to introduce a ban on the use of wild animals in circuses immediately.

Published: 9 September 2011