Fears for children's heart services in London
Medical correspondent Fergus Walsh examines the radical reforms being made to children's heart services across the country and asks if London will be worse off.BBC News: Fears for children's heart services in London
Making children's heart surgery safer was the key priority for Safe and Sustainable, a national review which has broad support from eminent surgeons.
It recommended that 11 units across Britain should be reduced to seven.
Inside Out looks at the impact on children's heart surgery in London.
Surgeons from the Royal Brompton Hospital told Inside Out that they also felt that the heart review had overlooked the effect on Cystic Fibrosis patients and research in Europe's leading centre for respiratory medicine.
They believe the review was a foregone conclusion.
Safe and Sustainable say that the hospital was consulted and that their respiratory work will continue with severe cases being seen elsewhere.
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