Rural general practitioners and out of hours coverBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6969.1663b (Published 17 December 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:1663
The need for a humane contract
- Martin Lawrence
- General practitioner, Chipping Norton OX7 5AA.
EDITOR,—As the General Medical Services Committee seems to have ceased to represent the interests of rural general practitioners, I would like to open a debate on out of hours cover. Recent reports on the death of a 26 year old junior doctor who died after an 86 hour week said that he was “about …