Contaminated blood scandal worst tragedy to hit NHS, victim says

The contaminated blood scandal is the worst tragedy to hit the NHS – and those responsible need to be held accountable for their actions and prosecuted, a victim has said.

A public inquiry will consider the treatment of thousands of people in the 1970s and 1980s who were given blood products infected with hepatitis viruses and HIV, and the impact this has had.

Victim Michelle Tolley spoke as the probe into the deaths of more than 2,400 people who were infected...
source: Windsor Observer

2018-09-24 16:23
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