BBC Scotland wrong – surgery in Scottish hospitals is just as safe at weekends
Back in March 2016, Eleanor Bradford BBC Scotland Health Correspondent, David Cameron and Jeremy Hunt were all wrongly convinced your life was at greater risk if you had surgery at the weekend ….
We knew their sums were a bit dodgy at the time. Eleanor had based hers on a misreading of the data from one Dumfries hospital with a view to scaring Scottish patients as much as English ones already were ….
Author : Prof. John Robertson
Source : Talking-Up Scotland
Original Publication Date : Mar 24, 2017
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