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New Filipino law may harm inner city care

BMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7097.1781g (Published 21 June 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:1781
  1. Adam Easton
  1. Manila

    A law enticing doctors to rural areas by offering them higher salaries may backfire and leave city hospitals understaffed, the Filipino health secretary, Carmencita Reodica, has warned.

    The crisis has arisen because of the so called magna carta …

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