§ Mr. Paul Marsden
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many operations were cancelled in each medical professional competency in each year since 1997; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Hutton
Data are not collected on the number of cancelled operations broken down by medical professional competencies. Data on the number of operations cancelled by the hospital, for non-medical reasons, on, or after the day the patient was due to be admitted are available in the Library.