Karin Denton

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Dr Gabriel Scally said the number of slides sent to laboratories used in the CervicalCheck programme could only be tracked through the billings systems of laboratories, not by their clinical registers. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Seven of the 16 laboratories involved in the CervicalCheck scandal were not inspected by the team set up to investigate it, and they have now closed d(...)

The remains of Emma Mhic Mhathúna pass Government Buildings on Merrion Street, Dublin following her funeral Mass on Wednesday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The number of women affected by the CervicalCheck scandal is likely to increase beyond the 221 women currently identified by the Health Service Execut(...)

Dr Gabriel Scally will engage directly with  affected women or their next of kin as part of the inquiry into the smear test scandal.  Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA

How to investigate why dozens of women received false smear tests and why they were not told about them – and how to conduct that investigation quickl(...)