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S5W-18941: Miles Briggs (Lothian)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 20 September 2018

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to the fifth supplementary to question S5F-02602 by Nicola Sturgeon on 20 September 2018 (Official Report, c. 16),  how many patients have had their chemotherapy treatment delayed due to issues concerning the safety of the water supply at the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow in each year since June 2015.

Answered by: Jeane Freeman 2 October 2018

The information in relation to delayed chemotherapy treatments is not collected or held centrally. However on 26 September 2018, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde confirmed since January 2018 16 patients at the Royal Hospital for Children have had their chemotherapy treatment delayed.