healthcare medical negligence

Police Probe into ‘Negligence’ Death

Police are investigating the death of Panayiotis Anastasi, who passed away in the ICU at Famagusta General Hospital, raising concerns of potential medical negligence due to a lack of specialist knowledge in treating sickle cell crises. The Health Minister has ordered a comprehensive investigation into the case, highlighting the challenges faced by the medical community in managing rare diseases like sickle cell anaemia and the need for clear and efficient treatment pathways.