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Multiple Sclerosis

Volume 401: debated on Tuesday 18 March 2003

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To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will make a statement on the treatment of patients with multiple sclerosis. [103214]

We are committed to improving care and treatment for people with multiple sclerosis. Around 4,600 patients are receiving treatment with a disease modifying drug. A National Institute for Clinical Excellence guideline will be published shortly. This and the forthcoming National Service Framework for Long Term Conditions will help to improve services for people with MS.