Clinical Trial Death

It's expected that a court will today decide the compensation payout to the family of Louigi Belcuore who died after a routine clinical trial. The hospital has admitted liability.

Wife of man who died during clinical trial receives payout

Luigi Belcuore and wife, Penny

Penny Belcoure, widow of Luigi Belcoure who died after an operation on his knee, has been awarded an undisclosed compensation payment at Birmingham County Court.

43-year old Luigi Belcuore from Studley, Warwickshire, was being treated at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital in Oswestry almost two years ago.

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Compensation for family of man who died after clinical trial

Luigi Belcuore

It's expected that a court will today decide the compensation payout to the family of a man who died after a routine clinical trial.

43-year old Luigi Belcuore from Studley, Warwickshire, was being treated at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital in Oswestry almost two years ago.

He was involved in a clinical trial to correct a problem with his right knee. The hearing will take place today at the High Court in Birmingham.

The hospital has admitted liability.