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Cameron defends NHS boss

David Cameron has defended NHS boss Sir David Nicholson over the Francis Report findings into failings of the Mid-Staffordshire NHS Trust. Families have put pressure on the PM to sack Sir David.

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'Systemic failings' were to blame at Stafford Hospital

Yesterday, a report highlighted "appalling and unnecessary suffering of patients" at Stafford hospital.

Human rights lawyer Emma Jones spoke to ITV Daybreak, she said that no one was to blame for what happened at Stafford, that it was "systemic failings" from the top down.

Five other hospitals are to be investigated in the wake of the public inquiry into failings at Stafford Hospital.

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