HEALTH secretary Shona Robison has ordered an independent review of Scotland’s troubled mesh implant inquiry – amid fears that some members of the team had previous links to firms which make the devices.
A regulator has received more than 1,000 complaints about vaginal mesh implants as it emerged hundreds of women are suing manufacturers and the NHS.
HEALTH Secretary Shona Robison is facing a judicial review in the Court of Session over a “whitewash” report on the safety of mesh implants.
FORMER Health Secretary Alex Neil last night condemned the “horrific ordeal” suffered by victims of what is potentially Scotland’s biggest ever medical negligence scandal.
MESH campaigners will have showdown talks with Scottish health secretary Shona Robison this week, after resigning from a safety review into the controversial surgery.
Victims’ fury as head of inquiry into mesh scandal quits just weeks before report due to be published
THE head of the government inquiry into one of the biggest medical negligence scandals in Scottish history has quit – just weeks before her final report was due to be published.