Tag: "blunders" at medical news
Patient Safety Not Addressed by NHS
...tionwide for high levels of infections, medication blunders
and clinical negligence in its annual State of Healthcare report that was published today. In addition they have noted a lack of dignity and respect for elderly people in these hospitals This problem is not only widespread in just the NHS but in priv...
'Bottled' Contamination And a Brewing Battle
...illions of consumers on one of modernity’s gravest blunders
- Coke. Their recent studies have decisively revealed that these drinks, which are the brand ambassadors of the West, are unsafe and unhealthy, rendering it totally unfit for consumption. Random- sample study has revealed that eleven soft drink brand...
Drug Trial Victims to Sue Firm
...re claiming millions of pounds for the devastating blunders
made during the trial conducted by Paraxel in May. Their heads swelled like baloons and organs failed after being given TGN 1412 at Northwick Park Hospital in northwest London. The experimental drug was designed to treat leukaemia, rheumatoid arthri...
Mammoth Goof ups by NHS cost dear to one million victims!
A succinct report has laid unbelievable blunders
on the table which speaks of patients who have fallen prey to NHS slip-ups or have just escaped by the skin of their teeth//. There has been misinterpretation of serious episodes and falsifying figures.NHS is simply unable to fathom the losses for w...
Epidural Mistakes Proves To Be Fatal Blunders
... such epidurals proved to be fatal due to hospital blunders
//. The National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) in r...training. Sometimes these mistakes result in fatal blunders
such as the case of Mayra Cabrera. She was admitted in the Great Western hospital in Swindon, Wiltsh...
Parents Outraged Over Doctor’s Bunglin
...permitted to continue his practice in spite of the blunders
he has committed, by the General Medical Council. The Leicester Epilepsy Parents' Group has called this decision a scandal as he will endanger the lives of more children. Adrian Stevenson, one of the aggrieved parents has called the decision shamef...