Letters Climate change

Allowing juniors to train in one hospital would greatly reduce car use

BMJ 2012; 344 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d8216 (Published 04 January 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:d8216
  1. Helen E J Tyrrell, foundation year 2 doctor1
  1. 1John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
  1. helen_ej_tyrrell{at}yahoo.com

The medical profession could easily reduce its contribution to climate change by altering the way in which rotations are allocated for junior doctors.1 Currently, jobs within a deanery typically involve positions in more than one hospital over the training period. Unfortunately, deaneries …

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