Medical errors

Errors, Medical, Medical mishaps, Mishaps, Medical
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From: Scott, Thomas 1947- :Editorial cartoons. Evening Post. 2 - 30 November 1992 Ref: H-108-018 Description: Shows an arm with the sleeve rolled up. There is a circle on the arm divided into four segments like a dart-board, labelled AIDS H.I.V., Hepatitis A, Hepati...
From: Scott, Thomas 1947- :Editorial cartoons. Evening Post. 2 - 30 November 1992 Ref: H-108-021 Description: Shows Simon Upton totally covered in mud from an upturned bucket. Refers to the report of the inquiry, headed by Sharon Crosbie, into the supply to haemophi...
Date: 11 Nov 1999 From: New Zealand Netherlands Foundation oral history project, stage two By: Smaal, Elizabeth, 1948?-; Okkerse, Michael John Stock, 1949- Ref: OHInt-0484-08 Description: Michael Okkerse was born in Wellington in 1949. Gives details of his family's background and his grandparents living in Indonesia with his father and sibling...
Date: 14-18 Jan 1999 - 14 Jan 1999 - 18 Jan 1999 By: McDonald, Jacqueline Agnes, 1953-1999; McNeill, Cecily, 1955?- Ref: OHColl-0457/1 Description: Life history of Jacqueline (Jackie) McDonald who has terminal cancer. She was born in Palmerston North in 1953. Describes her Catholic school education, exce...
Date: 1999 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-587-044/064 Description: Political cartoons. The leader of the National Party Jenny Shipley makes statements designed to preempt attacks by her challenger for the leadership, Bill En...
News- Multiple medical mishaps and surgical botch-ups exposed... "But apart from that, did he strike you as a competent cosmetic surgeon?" 24 February 2009.
Date: 2009 From: Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times] Ref: DCDL-0010477 Description: A young woman with breasts on her back is asked by a board whether she thinks the surgeon was competent. Refers to a surgeon who was found guilty of professi...
Date: 1988-1989 From: Kidman, Fiona Judith (Dame), 1940- : Papers Ref: 98-247-3/11 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1992 From: Greenall, Frank :The Dominion Sunday Times cartoons 18 November - 13 December 1992 Ref: H-061-004 Description: Shows a little Simon Upton holding up a bleeding finger. Someone unseen has an elastoplast (Health Dept Enquiry) and promises to "make it all better". Refe...
Date: 1992 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :The Dominion cartoons 18 November - 14 December 1992 Ref: H-060-002 Description: Shows Jim Bolger as a cricket batsman being assailed by a number of bombs, labelled, Winston, Alliance, etc. Refers to various issues confronting the govern...
Date: 1992 From: Clark, Laurence [Klarc] 1949 - :New Zealand Herald cartoons. 1992 Ref: H-097-017 Description: Shows Simon Upton holding up a bottle of Factor 9. A jar of salt is on a shelf behind him. Refers to government attempts to play down the seriousness of th...
From: Scott, Thomas 1947- :Editorial cartoons. Evening Post. 2 - 30 November 1992 Ref: H-108-017 Description: Shows Simon Upton leaning back in his chair with his feet up on his desk on which there is a notice: "The buck stops somewhere else..." Refers to his refusa...
Date: 11 Mar 1999 - 18 Mar 1999 - 25 Mar 1999 From: NZ CCS Otago Inc oral history project By: Menzies, Ethel May, 1915-2005 Ref: OHInt-0468/09 Description: Ethel Menzies was born in Dunedin in 1915. Describes how her father was killed when she was six and she and her brothers lived in a children's home for two y...
Date: 1950-2000 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: PAColl-7327-1-075 Description: Photographs relating to diseases, arranged alphabetically from B to H, taken and collected by the Evening Post. Images taken in New Zealand and abroad, by a ...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :86 die in avoidable hospital mishaps. 27 February 2012
Date: 2012 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons By: Setford News Photo Agency Ref: DCDL-0020430 Description: Shows two cameos, one of a flatline which suggests that the patient is dead and the other of a 'bottom line' indicating on a graph the number of 'avoidable h...
Southland Hosp[i]tal. [Damaged eye]. 2 March, 2009
Date: 2009 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] Ref: DCDL-0010507 Description: The 'i' has dropped out of the word 'hospital' in the large text 'SOUTHLAND HOSPITAL' and has dropped to the floor. Refers to a cluster of botched eye operat...
"This must be what they mean by a sentinel event ..." 25 February 2009.
Date: 2009 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons Ref: DCDL-0010543 Description: An armed soldier sleeps in the doorway to a hospital. On the ground beside him is a newspaper reading '258 "serious and sentinal events" in NZ public hospita...
"Time for your cheque-up!" $80 Million paid out for 'surgical errors.' 9 February 2009.
Date: 2009 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] Ref: DCDL-0010330 Description: A surgeon with a stethoscope around his neck wields a scalpel and declares that it is time for 'your cheque-up'. Text states that $80 million has been paid o...
"People are dying to get into the new hospital!" "Excellent!! They can help me with my experiments!" 26 February, 2008
Date: 2008 From: Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0005598 Description: Shows Prime Minister, Helen Clark, looking like a sinister and mad doctor. She wears a torch on her forehead and holds a saw that is covered in blood. The b...
"Kidneys? They're sort of 'kidney' shaped aren't they? And if memory serves there should be two of the buggers... "That's good enough for me. Welcome to the surgical team at Wanganui Hospital, doctor..." 27 February, 2008
Date: 2008 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] Ref: DCDL-0005588 Description: Shows two people interviewing gynaecologist Roman Hasil for a job at Wanganui Hospital. Hasil, looking exceedingly unkempt, swigs alcohol from a bottle as he...
"This report will cut hospital waiting lists by half!" "What's it a report on?" "Hospital botch-ups." 24 February 2009
Date: 2009 From: Fletcher, David, 1952- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0010450 Description: 'The Politician' cartoon strips, commenting on the foibles of politicians and political issues in New Zealand and published in the Dominion Post. These carto...