Most doctors do not think revalidation will identify doctors who aren’t fit to practiseBMJ 2014; 348 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g178 (Published 10 January 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g178
- Abi Rimmer
- 1BMJ Careers
Most UK doctors do not think revalidation will deal with doctors who are not fit to practise, a survey has found.
The results of a survey, reported by the Independent newspaper, showed that 53% of hospital doctors and 60% of GPs did not believe that revalidation would help identify and deal with doctors who were not fit to practise.1 More than 4600 hospital doctors and 1000 …