Staff suspended for IVmistake
Several medical personnel at a hospital inHunan province have been suspended for using expired medicine on children, local authorities said on Wednesday. Nurses at Wugang City People’sHospital administered expired intravenous normal saline to six children on Sunday afternoon, according to the city’s publicity office. After the mistake was discovered, the patients were transferred to the provincial children’s hospital on Sunday night for observation. None displayed any adverse reactions.
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