Bristol inquiry reveals that inspections were inadequateBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7200.1719b (Published 26 June 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1719
- Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
A committee from the Royal College of Surgeons of England which visited the Bristol Royal Infirmary in July 1994 gave it a “glowing report,” the public inquiry into children's heart surgery at the hospital heard last week.
Eleanor Grey, junior counsel to the inquiry, said that the report of the college's specialist advisory committee for cardiothoracic surgery, one of the …
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