Welsh Office to review consultant's lengthy suspensionBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7198.1576 (Published 12 June 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1576
- Roger Dobson
The Welsh Office is to carry out an investigation into the four year suspension of consultant pathologist Bernard Charnley.
Dr Charnley, who was Britain's longest suspended consultant, and North Glamorgan NHS Trust have reached agreement, and as a result “disciplinary processes” arising from allegations surrounding smear tests that were made against him are being discontinued. The trust said that the …