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It's Not Rare to Have a Rare Disease

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1. www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Health/Services/RareDiseases

2. RDUK - a voluntary sector group representing people with rare diseases and their supporters - www.raredisease.org.uk

3. www.raredisease.org.uk/documents/Research%20Report/rduk-scotland-survey-report.pdf

4. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0043/00438631.pdf

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7. Source Eurostat - http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu

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19. www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2012/12/7791

20. www.ehealth.scot.nhs.uk/wp-content/documents/personCentredStrategy.pdf

21. www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Health/Policy/Patients-Rights

22. www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2004/7/section/2

23. www.nhsinform.co.uk/Rights/UsingNHS/PatientCharterSummary

24. www.healthcareimprovementscotland.org/our_work/person-centred_care/person-centred_collaborative.aspx

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31. http://www.crn.nihr.ac.uk/genetics/

32. Commitment 24 of the Strategy - www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0043/00438631.pdf

33. www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2008/05/06084423/6

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36. Trials that do not involve an Investigational Medicinal Product (IMP) as defined by the MHRA, and therefore do not fall within the scope of the Medicines for Human Use (Clinical Trials) Regulations 2004.

37. www.bsgm.org.uk/genetics-healthcare-research/nihr-uk-rare-genetic-disease-research-consortium-agreement/

38. www.generationscotland.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4&Itemid=8

39. www.pathologyscotland.org/