Published: 06/10/2005 Volume 115 No. 5976 Page 8

A consultation has been launched into Professor Sir Ara Darzi's review of acute services in Hartlepool and Teeside. In July, Professor Darzi recommended a mass reorganisation, which would see Hartlepool's university hospital hosting a new centre for excellence in women's and children's services.

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