Tag: "inquest" at medical news
Inquest of Date-rape Drug Victim Attracts Wide Attention in Australia
... previous night. Four years later, only now, the inquest
has commenced. Eight men from South Australia wh...n the case. One of the eight has told the Sydney inquest
the behaviour of his seven travelling companions was "horrendously embarrassing". Adelaide Universi...
‘Drunk’ Doctors Misdiagnosis Proves Fatl
...e name, was unbridled in his anger and grief. An inquest
at Liverpool coroners court heard that John Mealey was admitted to Aintree Hospitals NHS Trust - a specialist neurological centre in Liverpool, on the eighteenth of November, for what was mistook as a serious case of hangover. Doctors had probably...
Deadly Bug to Be Tracked Down
A Coroner’s inquest
has begun into the death of 16 persons who were infected by the bacteria Clostridium// difficile. The deaths occurred at a hospital near Montreal .An investigation last year revealed that sanitation and hygiene were sorely missing at the hospital,...
Sheer exhaustion makes a junior doc’ kill a patient!
According to an inquest
heard, a patient was given a lethal overdose of in...he suffered a heart attack 10 minutes later. The inquest
was told, that 2 nurses Angeline Tie and Amanda Dana-Brandt had realised that the dosage was 10 time...
Two-thirds of outdoor pools in Montreal are closed
...than have a major outbreak or have to answer to an inquest
when something goes wrong, E. coli is a marker for fecal contamination and if you are starting see bacterial contamination, you've then got to start asking the question what is the pool chemistry like." Montreal's LaSalle borough is the area where ...
Official Lapses Lead to NRI’s suicide in Londo
...y jumping in front of a train at the same spot. An inquest
into all four deaths will take place next month. Following the death of his wife and children, her husband, Manjit Sidhu was reported to have been severely depressed and is said to have returned to India. Avtar Lit, who employed Navjeet Sidhu at ...
Call For Testing Of Poisoned Town: Risk Of Alzheimer's Disease
...me to monitor the health of the inhabitants. The inquest
into Mrs. Cross' death was adjourned in December, awaiting completion of further research. The SWWA was fined ￡10,000, with ￡25,000 costs for supplying water that posed a threat to public health. Three years after the trial, a settlement ranging from...
Surgeon Arrested After Patient Dies In Questionable Circumstances
...m and Darlington Acute Hospital NHS Trust said. An inquest
into Mr Dunn's death was adjourned in January. The surgeon in question has not been suspended by the hospital, but has himself withdrawn from attending emergency cases. In December, he voluntarily went to the police station with his solicitor....
Wrong Diagnosis Leads To Death
...s not even suspected by the junior doctors. The inquest
has made recommendations like senior doctors supervising the junior emergency department doctors, protocols with regard to when senior doctors should be referred to by the juniors, a senior medical officer reviewing the x-rays, and the establishment ...
Government May Downgrade Cannabis
is being conducted into the death of Rene Anderson...ave to be taken by Clarke concerning the drug. The inquest
will seek to find out if the cannabis-based drug was the cause of Mrs. Anderson's psychosis. The pr...
Lip Piercing Can Be Fatal
... hope that this today, and the wider attention the inquest
has attracted, will cause anyone considering undertaking body piercing to stop and think twice about these risks,' she said in tears. She added that she intended to dedicate herself to educating teenagers about the risks involved. Mr. Dorries echoe...