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The Doctor (October 2019, issue 14)


Prescription medication dependence, an overseas doctor promotes different ways to encourage integration, is Sir Lancelot Spratt dead? the GMC researches 'types' of doctors, supporting juniors in the workplace, keeping public health firmly on the ground and the mental health of doctors

In this issue:

Follow the evidence – the tried and tested ways of improving public health remain the best

I was lucky – a doctor calls for measures to ease the transition of overseas doctors into the NHS

More than just a name on a rota – the young doctor raising the standard of care for his colleagues

A sea of troubles – dependency on prescription drugs

Pressure points – five areas where doctors mental health is being eroded

Sir Lancelot Spratt RIP? – what kind of culture do you work in


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