§ Mr. Peter Bottomley
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what information is available to her on whether the secondhand magnetic resonance imaging scanner at the Brook hospital has(a) ever been given electrical safety approval and (b) been used on a patient; and whether doctors are able to clear the backlog by using another machine.
§ Mr. Sackville
The installation and use of the MRI scanner at the Brook hospital is a matter for Greenwich Healthcare national health service trust. My hon. Friend may wish to contact Mr. Neville Thompson, chairman of the trust, for details.