Letters Termination of pregnancy clinics

The problem is the lack of senior clinicians

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c1457 (Published 16 March 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c1457
  1. Umo I Esen, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist
  1. 1South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust, South Shields NE34 OPL
  1. umoesen{at}yahoo.co.uk

    Millward highlights the problem of pregnancy termination, and the scenario she describes is how not to provide the service—leaving the clinic to the most junior members of the medical team to run, without a senior clinician being present.1 It was in response to this type of service that the …

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