A TRULY TERRIBLE TOLL FOR THOSE LEFT TO SUFFER IN
SILENCE AT HOME
BY SUE REID
PATIENTS with cancer, heart problems and other life-threatening ailments are feared to have died at home as the NHS turned its focus to the pandemic.
Alarmingly, delays in cancer surgery alone will cost more lives than the number of virus patients saved in hospitals, predicts Britain's Institute of Cancer Research, one of the world's most-respected health bodies.
The wake-up call, in an Institute report, warns a three-month delay...