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5 babies die in India hospital

  1. 0 I just saw this on CNN, such a sad story which could have been prevented.
    http://www.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/asiapc...ire/index.html
  2. Visit  dawngloves profile page
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    How aweful! Can you imagine! I thank goodness that we have strict regulations for our equipment and hospitals in this country. We really take it for granted.
  3. Visit  Jolie profile page
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    I didn't understand the cause of the fire. Did a phototherapy unit short out?
  4. Visit  UTVOL3 profile page
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    How sad
  5. Visit  dawngloves profile page
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    Quote from Jolie
    I didn't understand the cause of the fire. Did a phototherapy unit short out?

    I found this article with more detail. Very disturbing!

    http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/5...ow/4056402.cms
    Last edit by dawngloves on Feb 1, '09
    Jolie likes this.
  6. Visit  BabyLady profile page
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    Quote from dawngloves
    How aweful! Can you imagine! I thank goodness that we have strict regulations for our equipment and hospitals in this country. We really take it for granted.
    I agree. My mouth about dropped open when I read the part about how neither a nurse or a physician was even in the room.

    It must have been a bad place because they were also using heaters that plugged up.
  7. Visit  Jolie profile page
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    Thanks for the article, dawngloves. Although I wish I hadn't read it. How horrific!
  8. Visit  Elvish profile page
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    Oh my goodness....I cannot imagine that horror, nor the grief of those parents. How sad.
  9. Visit  RNin2007 profile page
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    That is so sad
  10. Visit  Sweeper933 profile page
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    That is horrible. I can't believe that a "senior doctor" ordered the the nursing station be moved away from the nursery. Seriously!!! How could there have been NO ONE in the nursery at the time??? This totally could have been prevented.

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