Mark Poulden
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Cancer operations cancelled due to 'lack of space'

Cancer operations have been cancelled and patients have waited for hours in ambulances due to "sustained" winter pressures in hospitals in Wales, a leading consultant has warned.

Mark Poulden, chair of the Welsh College of Emergency Medicine, told BBC Wales health correspondent Owain Clarke hospitals were at capacity and this had meant some difficult decisions had to be made.

  • 16 Jan 2015
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