Dr Don Hull said patients in Northern Ireland deserved equal access to cancer drugs available elsewhere in the UK
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NI doctor calls for specialist cancer drugs fund

A leading cancer specialist has urged the health minister to introduce a cancer drugs fund in Northern Ireland.

Dr Don Hull, a consultant haematologist at Craigavon Area Hospital, said people living with cancer in Northern Ireland should be given the same treatment as patients in England.

BBC News NI Health Correspondent Marie-Louise Connolly reports.

  • 01 Jun 2015