Potentially thousands with MS missing out on crucial treatments
Source MS Society:
A sizeable amount of people living with MS are at risk of being forgotten by the NHS.
One in ten of those with relapsing MS haven’t seen an MS nurse or neurologist for over a year. Among this group, just 12% are taking a disease modifying therapy (DMT) which could reduce relapses and slow progression of MS.
However, 73% of those who have seen a specialist within the last year are taking a DMT. Read on.