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'Data doesn't support' weekend NHS fears

May 9th, 2016

Episode 954 of 1345 episodes

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said that patients admitted on a Sunday have a higher chance of dying than if admitted on a Wednesday when he explained why he wanted to change the contracts of junior doctors. Peter Rothwell, professor of neurology at Oxford University disputed the claim. (Image: Hospital. Credit: Getty Images)

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