Swedish hospital cancels more surgeries as supply shortage drags on

Swedish hospital cancels more surgeries as supply shortage drags on

Uppsala University Hospital has been forced to cancel another two days of non-essential surgeries.

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Elderly Swede caught fire after hospital surgery

Elderly Swede caught fire after hospital surgery

More mums flown to Finland to give birth due to overcrowding at Swedish hospital

More mums flown to Finland to give birth due to overcrowding at Swedish hospital

Baby dies after c-section delayed at Swedish hospital

Baby dies after c-section delayed at Swedish hospital

Swedish health watchdog criticizes doctor over woman’s toilet birth

Swedish health watchdog criticizes doctor over woman’s toilet birth

Woman gives birth in car after maternity ward closure

Woman gives birth in car after maternity ward closure

Swedish midwives launch course on giving birth in cars

Swedish midwives launch course on giving birth in cars

Pregnant woman died in overcrowded hospital

Pregnant woman died in overcrowded hospital

Mum gives birth on toilet after being told to take paracetamol

Mum gives birth on toilet after being told to take paracetamol

Hot Swedish nurses calendar: yes or no?

Hot Swedish nurses calendar: yes or no?

Inside the virtual hospital calming Swedish kids

Inside the virtual hospital calming Swedish kids

Hospital in ‘fairyland’ tax haven claims

Hospital in ‘fairyland’ tax haven claims

Large nursing shortages in southern Sweden

Large nursing shortages in southern Sweden

Woman dies after cardiac arrest during birth

Woman dies after cardiac arrest during birth

Woman suffers cardiac arrest while giving birth

Woman suffers cardiac arrest while giving birth

TV host: ‘Hospital put my dying grandma in closet’

TV host: ‘Hospital put my dying grandma in closet’

Swedish hospital introduces VIP cards

Swedish hospital introduces VIP cards

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Bodybuilder wrecks hospital waiting room

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Swedish women receive “second rate” cardiac care

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Most Swedes willing to donate organs

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Babies die as observation method fails

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Self-harm increasing among young women

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Animal hospital could do human x-rays

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Family challenges millions left to nurse

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Organ donation increases in Sweden

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Hospital left without power for an hour

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Hospital in HIV needle mix up

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Woman ‘threatened’ by doctor’s text messages

Gender equity hits below the belt for Swedish patients

Gender equity hits below the belt for Swedish patients

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Doctors send home boy with a pen in his head

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Man dies after two hour wait for ambulance

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Brawl breaks out at Karolinska maternity ward

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Locker room brawl costs boy his testicle

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Health workers union steps up strike pressure

Nurses demonstrate for higher pay as strike looms

Nurses demonstrate for higher pay as strike looms

Patients feel effects of nurses strike

Patients feel effects of nurses strike

Button becomes ‘tumour’ in hospital miss

Button becomes ‘tumour’ in hospital miss

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Study: violence increasing on streets of Stockholm

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Family outrage at hospital’s cadaver confusion

Swedes face near tripling of health costs

Swedes face near tripling of health costs

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Care givers locked woman in her home for four years

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Man hopitalized in grocery store axe attack

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Elderly Swede dies after swallowing his dentures

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Doctors mistake woman’s ovary for her appendix

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‘Too many doctors can’t speak Swedish’

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Forgotten patient dies in Stockholm emergency room

Christian Democrats propose VIP care for the elderly

Christian Democrats propose VIP care for the elderly

Irate doc to ‘psychotic’ art student: get a haircut

Irate doc to ‘psychotic’ art student: get a haircut

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Man assaulted with axe outside Swedish hospital

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Docs tell 83-year-old Swede she’s ‘too old’ for treatment

Sweden looks to boost healthcare exports

Sweden looks to boost healthcare exports

Karolinska slammed over newborn deaths

Karolinska slammed over newborn deaths

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Swedish hospital performed eye surgery on wrong woman

Doctor vindicated in newborn’s death

Doctor vindicated in newborn’s death

Baby ‘could have died’ due to hospital drug error

Baby ‘could have died’ due to hospital drug error

Children’s hospital faces probe over baby death

Children’s hospital faces probe over baby death

Doctor charged over baby’s death

Doctor charged over baby’s death

Flowers for King cause asthma attack

Flowers for King cause asthma attack

Patient treatment stopped due to faulty IT

Patient treatment stopped due to faulty IT

Swedish births boom during summer holidays

Swedish births boom during summer holidays

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Swedish man dies after police intervention

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Nurse tells Ukrainian to ‘go home’ after complaint

Pots and pans sound hospital patient alarms

Pots and pans sound hospital patient alarms

Hospital cleans out skeletons in its closet

Hospital cleans out skeletons in its closet

Swedish woman dies after ambulance no show

Swedish woman dies after ambulance no show

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Multi-resistant bacteria found in Sweden

Swedish doc supplied drugs in overdose deaths

Swedish doc supplied drugs in overdose deaths

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Louise, 34, loses breast ‘by mistake’

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Lis, 69, forced to sleep in Swedish hospital toilet

Overcrowding persists in Sweden’s hospitals

Overcrowding persists in Sweden’s hospitals

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Woman brings dead baby to clinic in paper bag

Swedish woman loses breast after misdiagnosis

Swedish woman loses breast after misdiagnosis

Kevin, 11, plays Santa to sick Swedish kids

Kevin, 11, plays Santa to sick Swedish kids

Swedish hospital seeks new ‘hot’ nurses

Swedish hospital seeks new ‘hot’ nurses

Patient dies after being hit by hospital door

Patient dies after being hit by hospital door

‘Hot’ nurse ad slammed by ‘wrinkly’ limping man

‘Hot’ nurse ad slammed by ‘wrinkly’ limping man

Docs let 15-year-old student cut into patient

Docs let 15-year-old student cut into patient

Doc fired for beating ‘drunk’ patient

Doc fired for beating ‘drunk’ patient

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Skåne County to offer fertility tests for all

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Police cordon off hospital after mystery powder find

Man ‘missing’ for two weeks found in hospital

Man ‘missing’ for two weeks found in hospital

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Two shot down at Malmö underground club

Two children in hospital after wasp attack

Two children in hospital after wasp attack

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Lack of hospital staff cited in patient deaths

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Swede forced to fake stroke to get x-ray

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Man left with rotting leg after hospital ‘loses’ him

Doctors leave Sweden for Norway’s work hours

Doctors leave Sweden for Norway’s work hours

Child’s appendix bursts after 20 hour ER wait

Child’s appendix bursts after 20 hour ER wait

Swedish hospitals fail to meet hygiene guidelines

Swedish hospitals fail to meet hygiene guidelines

Fourfold jump in emergency room wait

Fourfold jump in emergency room wait

Swede finds ‘dead’ boyfriend breathing

Swede finds ‘dead’ boyfriend breathing

Swedish nurse fights ‘absurd’ parking fine

Swedish nurse fights ‘absurd’ parking fine

Doc on trial for reading private patient data

Doc on trial for reading private patient data

‘Lean hospital a sign of Swedish welfare reform’

‘Lean hospital a sign of Swedish welfare reform’

Body of lonely Swedish patient forgotten for days

Body of lonely Swedish patient forgotten for days

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Hospital criticized for asylum seeker’s death

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Refugees in hiding to receive subsidized healthcare