Leeds adult heart surgery threat

Adult heart surgery at Leeds General Infirmary is under threat as it's emerged that if the children's unit closed, adult services would go the same way.

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Leeds heart surgery: death rate claims "wrong"

Doctors at the children's heart unit in Leeds have hit back at claims death rates are twice the national average. A consultant in children's cardiology, Elspeth Brown has told ITV News Calendar death rates are comparable to other hospitals. Surgery was suspended at the unit on Thursday.

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