Wednesday, February 8, 2012

NHS claims breast implants



" NHS claims about breast implants about 1,000 private patients with them have contacted the NHS in England.
The figure was given by Professor Sir Bruce Keogh, NHS Medical Director, in evidence to the Commons Health Select Committee receive all NHS claims many more to come. 
Last month the NHS in England said it would remove breast implants from private patients but would not replace them. So NHS claims started.
It is thought around 40,000 women in Britain have breast implants, the vast majority of surgery being for breast augmentation performed in the private sector.
Professor Keogh said 745 NHS patients with breast implants had so far been identified but this figure may rise. Most of this surgery was reconstructive following breast cancer. (...)"

in BBC

2 comments:

ExoticBlogger said...

interesting!

February 10, 2012 at 4:58 PM
Vague Raconteur said...

I don't know if the taxpayer should really be paying for boob jobs...

February 11, 2012 at 8:29 PM

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