News

Concern mounts about Welsh cardiology services as consultants leave

BMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7148.1852f (Published 20 June 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1852
  1. Roger Dobson
  1. Gwent

    The Welsh Office has been asked to intervene and persuade two heart specialists to stay in Wales. The Welsh secretary of state, Ron Davies, has also been urged to look at taking over the running of the tertiary paediatric cardiology services in the principality after the decisions of the two consultants to leave.

    Paediatricians are concerned that the loss of surgeon Mr Francesco Musumeci and cardiologist Dr Graham Stuart will have a serious impact on services in Wales. Mr Musumeci says …

    View Full Text

    Sign in

    Log in through your institution

    Free trial

    Register for a free trial to thebmj.com to receive unlimited access to all content on thebmj.com for 14 days.
    Sign up for a free trial

    Subscribe