Doctors' Working Lives News
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Wednesday, May 07, 2008
A&E services in South Staffordshire are having to limit their services and send patients to clinics and GPs as the the current A&E service was described as "unsustainable" due to junior doctors' working hours limits (Express & Star).
The Health Service Journal asks:
Did racism delay the SAS contract?
The BMJ asks: Does it matter that medical graduates don’t get jobs as doctors? and examines the arguments for and against.
And a US research study looks at effects of call on sleep and mood in internal medicine residents, noting that frequent on call can affect mood significantly even when the doctor is off duty.
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