Making the new deal for junior doctors happenBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6955.674a (Published 10 September 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:674
- S Dowling
- Department of Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR.
EDITOR, - Julie K Moore and colleagues' report of improvements in the preregistration year in the Wirral is encouraging.1 It contains two aspects that deserve greater emphasis as possible contributors to the process of change.
Firstly, medical students considering which jobs to apply for may not be as powerless as they sometimes feel. If these “consumers” of basic medical education vote with their feet (in this case only a third of posts could be filled) they provide compelling reasons why managers …