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Waits over 18 months lengthen in Wales

BMJ 1998; 316 doi: (Published 06 June 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1696
  1. Roger Dobson
  1. Gwent

    More than 2000 people in Wales have been on hospital waiting lists longer than 18 months, according to new government figures.

    That represents a 51% increase on the same time last year and comes more than a decade after waiting list initiatives were pioneered by the Welsh Office. The increase is in contrast to figures for England published recently in …

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