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Ian Paterson: Victims of disgraced surgeon get £37m

September 13, 2017 12:07 pm0 comments
Ian Paterson: Victims of disgraced surgeon get £37m

About 750 victims of rogue breast surgeon Ian Paterson are to be paid compensation from a new £37m fund. Private healthcare firm Spire has agreed to pay £27.2m, with £10m coming from Paterson’s insurers and the Heart of England NHS Trust. Paterson was found guilty of 17 counts of wounding […]

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Ian Paterson: Disgraced breast surgeon has sentence increased

August 3, 2017 8:46 am0 comments
Ian Paterson: Disgraced breast surgeon has sentence increased

A breast surgeon who intentionally wounded his patients has had his 15-year jail term increased to 20 years. Ian Paterson, 59, who appeared at the Court of Appeal via video link, was told his current sentence was “not sufficient” to reflect the seriousness and the totality of his offending. Paterson […]

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Disgraced surgeon Ian Paterson jailed for 15 years

May 31, 2017 4:53 am0 comments
Disgraced surgeon Ian Paterson jailed for 15 years

Breast surgeon Ian Paterson has been jailed for 15 years after carrying out unnecessary operations. Paterson, 59, carried out surgery on nine women and one man after falsely telling them they had breast cancer. He had been convicted of 17 counts of wounding with intent and three of unlawful wounding, […]

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Breast surgeon Ian Paterson inquiry pledge from Tories

May 4, 2017 6:09 pm0 comments
Breast surgeon Ian Paterson inquiry pledge from Tories

The Conservatives have pledged to hold an inquiry into the actions of disgraced breast surgeon Ian Paterson, if the party is returned to power. Paterson, 59, who exaggerated or invented cancer risks in patients, was convicted of 17 counts of wounding with intent last month. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said […]

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Breast surgeon Ian Paterson case: 'Hundreds' of other victims

April 29, 2017 8:50 am0 comments
Breast surgeon Ian Paterson case: 'Hundreds' of other victims

Hundreds of patients will seek compensation after a breast surgeon was convicted of carrying out needless operations, solicitors have said. Ian Paterson, 59, was found guilty of 17 counts of wounding with intent, relating to nine women and one man in the West Midlands. Thompsons Solicitors said 350 women were […]

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