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Zimbabwe's public sector doctors temporarily return to work

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7432.128-f (Published 15 January 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:128
  1. Pat Sidley
  1. ohannesburg

    The prolonged battle in Zimbabwe between public sector doctors and the government seems to be over, for the time being, after doctors returned to work last week.

    But health troubles in the country are far from over. Nurses have also been on strike, and the country's largest nursing college failed to open last week when only a handful of tutors, also in search of more money, turned up for work.

    Private sector doctors have also hiked up their fees. They are demanding …

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