Letters

Reply from Junior Doctors Committee

BMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7005.632b (Published 02 September 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:632
  1. Keith Reid
  1. Deputy chairman Junior Doctors Committee, BMA, London WC1H 9JP

    EDITOR,--Christopher Wong is wrong to state that it is solely the Junior Doctors Committee that recommends eight hours' rest for doctors on call. This recommendation is part of the guidance on working arrangements of doctors and dentists in training1 issued by the NHS Executive on behalf of the signatories to the heads of agreement on junior doctors' hours.2 As such it represents a position endorsed by the conference of royal colleges, the Joint Consultants Committee, the Central …

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