Inquest hears questions over youngster's care after heart op

The father of a seven year old boy from Cardiff has accused hospital staff of panicking when his son fell unconscious after heart surgery.

Luke Jenkins died three days after suffering a cardiac arrest. His father, Stephen, today questioned the hospital's care, attention and staffing levels when giving evidence at the start of his son's inquest. Richard Payne reports.


No "gross failure" in child death

A Coroner in the inquest into the death of a seven-year-old boy from Cardiff who died following complications from heart surgery has recorded a narrative verdict.