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Ireland investigates cervical cancer screening scandal.

O'Loughlin E.

May 16, 2018
O'Loughlin E.

Large-scale adverse events should lead to system examination and improvement. This newspaper article reports on misread cervical cancer tests that resulted in 208 women receiving false negative results over a 4-year period from a publicly funded smear test program in Ireland and the government inquiry launched in response to this large-scale failure.