THE NHS is spending just £333,000 of an £51.6 million budget boost to shorten waiting for chronic pain patients.
NINETEEN patients have died this year waiting for first-time appointments for chronic pain treatment.
Top lawyer predicts doctors and health managers could face jail or fines over chronic-pain waiting times scandal
DOCTORS and health managers could face jail or substantial fines over the chronic-pain waiting times scandal, a leading lawyer has warned.
CHRONIC pain sufferers are being driven to suicide because of NHS waiting times of up to two years for treatment.