Patients' bills of rights regarded with scepticism in UK

Richmond, Caroline
September 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/18/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 6, p810
Academic Journal
Focuses on a patients' bill of rights, called the Patients' Charter, in Great Britain. History of the bill, which was created in 1991 and revised in 1998; How the charter lists the standards of service that people can expect to receive within the National Health Care Service; Criticism of the bill by doctors; Online publication of the revised charter.


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