Career Focus

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BMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7087.3a (Published 12 April 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:S3a-7087

Morale in the defence medical services is low, according to a recent BMA survey. Cuts in the service mean that medical staff are being engaged in record numbers of deployments, while 90% of the 751 respondents feel that career prospects within the service are deteriorating. Only half of the medical officers questioned said that they would recommend a cadetship or short service commission to a medical student.

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