Monthly Archives: August 2017

Gosport GP Jane Barton was ‘brusque, unfriendly and indifferent’ Jane Barton has never directly responded to the claims from at least 120 families that her use of opiates demands an inquiry similar to that into Harold Shipman, the GP in Hyde, Greater Manchester, who was found guilty of killing 15 patients and revealed by a public inquiry to have murdered up to 250 […]

Gosport hospital deaths inquiry looks into 800 certificates signed by Dr Opiate A retired female GP is at the centre of a £13m inquiry into hundreds of deaths that may have been caused by overdoses. The death certificates of 833 patients at the Gosport War Memorial Hospital in Hampshire are being re-examined as part of the inquiry by the Gosport independent panel, which is investigating claims […]

Could viruses that eat bacteria solve the superbug crisis?

[contact-form][contact-field label=”Name” type=”name” required=”true” /][contact-field label=”Email” type=”email” required=”true” /][contact-field label=”Website” type=”url” /][contact-field label=”Message” type=”textarea” /][/contact-form] As she stared down at her husband’s apparently lifeless body, Steffanie Strathdee was forced to contemplate the worst. Tom Patterson, her husband of 13 years, lay in a deep coma, the victim of an aggressive superbug; it had been more […]