Box ticking is a waste of timeBMJ 2012; 345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e5202 (Published 06 August 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e5202
- Clare E Price, foundation year 1 doctor1
- 1Mount Vernon Hospital, Northwood HA6 2RN, UK
I agree with Heath that something has gone very wrong with medical training.1 After six years at medical school I am sure I have had to tick (literally) more boxes than any previous generation.
I spent a huge amount of time desperately trying to get clinical evaluation exercise (CEX) forms signed, loitering in the emergency department for …