Concerns about the gastroenterology department dating back to 2011 remain unresolved, a TV documentary will reveal
Great Ormond Street children’s hospital unnecessarily gave patients potentially dangerous drugs, subjected them to invasive tests and wrongly diagnosed them with a rare allergy, it can be revealed.
An inquiry into the world-renowned London hospital’s care of children with gut conditions found it was putting patients’ physical and mental health at risk, previously unpublished documents show. Misdiagnosis and over-treatment also saw patients put on very strict “exclusion diets” which brought no benefit.
In a 2016 briefing, Great Ormond Street had admitted that some approaches had been ‘at …read more