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# great-ormond-street - Monday 19 February, 2018

Great Ormond Street may keep donations from scandal-hit Presidents Club dinner
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Great Ormond Street may keep donations from scandal-hit Presidents Club dinner

Feb 19th 2018, 12:57 PM 12,332 Views 15 Comments

The Presidents Club closed down after reports of inappropriate behaviour at the male-only event in January.

# great-ormond-street - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

'It should be nipped in the bud': UK hospitals 'aggressively recruiting' Irish nurses
# INMO
# INMO

'It should be nipped in the bud': UK hospitals 'aggressively recruiting' Irish nurses

Jan 16th 2018, 6:00 AM 19,314 Views 40 Comments

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation said that the issue is a serious one for hospitals.

# great-ormond-street - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Should Charlie Gard's name have been made public?
# Ethical Questions
# Ethical Questions

Should Charlie Gard's name have been made public?

Aug 3rd 2017, 6:10 AM 12,372 Views 29 Comments

In life or death cases involving children, should they be kept anonymous?

# great-ormond-street - Saturday 29 July, 2017

'Rest in peace, Charlie': Tributes pour in for 11-month-old baby at centre of legal battle who has died
# Charlie Gard
# Charlie Gard

'Rest in peace, Charlie': Tributes pour in for 11-month-old baby at centre of legal battle who has died

Jul 29th 2017, 7:53 AM 22,697 Views 18 Comments

His story dominates the UK papers, and figures such as the Pope and Prime Minister Theresa May have paid tribute.

# great-ormond-street - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Children's doctors have been getting death threats and abusive messages over Charlie Gard case
# Great Ormond Street
# Great Ormond Street

Children's doctors have been getting death threats and abusive messages over Charlie Gard case

Jul 22nd 2017, 7:04 PM 10,905 Views 24 Comments

Great Ormond Street Hospital says such behaviour is “deplorable”.

# great-ormond-street - Thursday 13 July, 2017

'If he was suffering we wouldn't be up here fighting': New evidence in Charlie Gard case
# Rare Disease
# Rare Disease

'If he was suffering we wouldn't be up here fighting': New evidence in Charlie Gard case

Jul 13th 2017, 7:46 PM 26,310 Views 40 Comments

Proceedings grew heated today, with Gard’s parents storming out of the courtroom at one point.

In 2014, a case similar to Charlie Gard's came before the Irish High Court
# Life Support
# Life Support

In 2014, a case similar to Charlie Gard's came before the Irish High Court

Jul 13th 2017, 12:05 AM 18,945 Views 6 Comments

The case centred on whether or not a baby who had a rare genetic condition should receive CPR or ventilation if their condition deteriorated.

# great-ormond-street - Monday 10 July, 2017

Parents of Charlie Gard to bring 'new evidence' to court in bid for US treatment
# Great Ormond Street
# Great Ormond Street

Parents of Charlie Gard to bring 'new evidence' to court in bid for US treatment

Jul 10th 2017, 8:07 PM 12,770 Views 46 Comments

His father Chris Gard asked a barrister representing the hospital today: “When are you going to start telling the truth?”

# great-ormond-street - Thursday 29 June, 2017

'We're spending our last precious hours with him': Baby's life support to be switched off
# Charlie Gard
# Charlie Gard

'We're spending our last precious hours with him': Baby's life support to be switched off

Jun 29th 2017, 9:39 PM 31,061 Views 41 Comments

Charlie Gard’s parents have said they are “utterly heartbroken”.

# great-ormond-street - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Hospital in 'no rush' to turn off baby's life support machine after parents lose appeal
# Charlie Gard
# Charlie Gard

Hospital in 'no rush' to turn off baby's life support machine after parents lose appeal

Jun 27th 2017, 7:55 PM 34,398 Views 45 Comments

Charlie Gard’s parents have described the court ruling as “upsetting”.

# great-ormond-street - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Man and woman arrested over attempted abduction of baby from London hospital
# Great Ormond Street
# Great Ormond Street

Man and woman arrested over attempted abduction of baby from London hospital

Mar 9th 2017, 12:10 PM 18,096 Views 8 Comments

The pair showed staff an image of a premature baby in an incubator, which they claimed was theirs.

# great-ormond-street - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

"Like she had come to life...": Coolock girl undergoes breakthrough kidney treatment in London
# Megan Carter
# Megan Carter

"Like she had come to life...": Coolock girl undergoes breakthrough kidney treatment in London

Jul 9th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,206 Views 14 Comments

It’s the first time the procedure has been carried out in the UK on a child…

# great-ormond-street - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Irish girl accepted for kidney exchange programme
# Swapsies
# Swapsies

Irish girl accepted for kidney exchange programme

Apr 6th 2013, 11:15 AM 8,172 Views 14 Comments

Eddie Carter will donate his kidney to a stranger and his daughter Megan will receive another donor’s organ in return.