Queen Mary staff accused over death

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 06 January, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 06 January, 2009, 12:00am

A man has claimed that Queen Mary Hospital staff delayed treating his father, who died two days after arriving at the hospital. The father, 79, had cancer and was admitted to Queen Mary for bleeding in his mouth. The man said his father was admitted in stable condition on October 6, but later fell into a coma. The hospital said the incident would be followed up by the coroner.