Is it about the patients?

June 2008
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/21/2008, Vol. 336 Issue 7658, p1438
Academic Journal
The author reflects on his experience as a surgeon in Great Britain. He discusses the legal aspects involved with meeting with a patient for follow-up care and insinuates that the medical administration is too complicated for patients. It is suggested that many medical practices are less concerned about patients than about liability issues. The National Health Service (NHS) is also mentioned.


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