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  1. Helena Parkes and
  2. Ian Cairns
  1. Earl Mountbatten Hospice, Newport, Isle of Wight

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The Isle of Wight population, around 150,000, appears to have an incidence of motor neurone disease (MND) approximately double the British average of 2:100,000. In the last 6 years, 20 patients suffering from the disease have been referred to Earl Mountbatten Hospice. Both the local MND Association and the hospice perceived a lack of resources …

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