Anne Li October 28th, 2017
The UK does not have enough radiologists to meet demand. Nearly all radiology departments responding to a survey said they were unable to carry out enough tests with their staff’s contracted hours. On average nearly 1 in 10 posts have been unfilled over the last 6 years. Sara Bainbridge, policy manager at Cancer Research UK, said that patients could be missing out on timely scan results to tell them if they have cancer.
See original article at: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-us/cancer-news/news-report/2017-10-11-severe-shortage-of-radiologists-risks-delays-to-cancer-diagnosis-says-report