TITLE

Medic 'gave 56 patients hepatitis'

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Evening Standard;5/23/2012, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A DOCTOR accused of giving hepatitis C to 56 Australian women was today ordered to stand trial. Prosecutors in Melbourne say James Peters, pictured, knew he had the virus when he injected himself then patients. Peters denies 168 charges, including endangering life.
ACCESSION #
75504237

 

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