A private hospital was not equipped to perform the high-risk and unnecessary bile duct surgery which led to the death of a Darwin grandmother, a coroner has found. Both Darwin Private Hospital and a general surgeon have been criticised over the death of Irene Magriplis, 75, who died from sepsis three days after bile leaked ...
Missed bile fluid leak leads to death after elective surgery
By Tessa Hoffman
14 Jul 2017