Thousands of student nurses have been caught cheating amid what experts fear is a hidden wave of plagiarism with potentially lethal consequences for patients.

More than 1,700 nursing students have been disciplined by their university over the last three academic years, freedom of information documents reveal.

Reported by The Telegraph. You can read the full story here. 

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