Children's heart unit review

Plans to close three children's heart surgery units were suspended by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt today. Addressing the House of Commons he said the review was based on "flawed analysis"

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Review of children's heart surgery units

The Government has confirmed more than £6 million has been spent on a review into the future of children's heart surgery.

The review concluded last year that Leicester's Glenfield Hospital would lose its children's heart unit with services transferred to Birmingham.

Campaigners are continuing to fight the move, and have described the Government's budget for the review as "absurd". John Willats reports.

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