01 April 2019 – BBC News
A health watchdog criticised NHS Tayside after breast cancer patients were given lower doses of chemotherapy than patients elsewhere in Scotland.
A Healthcare Improvement Scotland (HIS) report also found Tayside patients were not told their treatment was different. NHS Tayside said dosages were lowered in an attempt to reduce side-effects, and that the risks to the 304 patients involved were very small.
It will now bring treatment into line with the rest of the country.