RTÉ News has obtained details of the timeline of events as viewed by Galway University Hospital in the case of the late Savita Halappanavar.

An investigation has been launched after Ms Halappanavar, who was 17 weeks pregnant, died at the hospital following a miscarriage.

Minister for Health James Reilly has sought a report on the circumstances surrounding the death of Ms Halappanavar.

Minister of State Kathleen Lynch has said the circumstances that led to Ms Halappanavar's death cannot be allowed to continue.

Sunday 21 October:

Patient presents to hospital complaining of backpain.

Patient is admitted with a threatened miscarriage to the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Unit.

Monday 22 October:

After 24 hours of admission, antibiotics are given.

Tuesday 23 October:

Patient transferred to theatre.

Spontaneous miscarriage occurs.

Wednesday 24 October: 

Post-theatre patient is transferred to Intensive Care Unit.

Patient remains unwell.

Thursday-Saturday 25-27 October:

Patient continues to deteriorate.

Sunday 28 October:

Patient dies in ICU.

Post mortem examination ordered by coroner.