TITLE

Crisis deepens as doctors shun GP posts

AUTHOR(S)
Victoria Allen
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Daily Mail;9/2/2015, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
ALMOST one in five trainee posts for GPs remained unfilled in Scotland this year.
ACCESSION #
109205084

 

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