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Why was doctor put on leave?

Issue No. 2259

Dr David Nunn, a leading orthopaedic consultant at St Thomas Hospital in London, made the news when he ordered a Sky camera crew out of his ward for not rolling their sleeves up.

Visitors David Cameron and Nick Clegg looked on helplessly.

Management has since put Dr Nunn on “extended leave.”

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Tue 5 Jul 2011, 16:31 BST
Issue No. 2259
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