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Call to make ward rounds 'cornerstone of hospital care'

4 October 2012 Last updated at 14:06 BST

Vital ward rounds are being neglected in hospitals - to the detriment of patients, experts say.

The royal colleges of physicians and nursing said they needed to be re-prioritised and become a "cornerstone" of daily life in hospitals again.

Adam Brimelow reports.