Letters Is general practice in trouble?

Action needed now to turn the general practice crisis into a renaissance

BMJ 2014; 349 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g7643 (Published 16 December 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;349:g7643
  1. Richard M Vautrey, deputy chair, BMA general practitioners committee1
  1. 1BMA House, London WC1H 9JP, UK
  1. Richard.Vautrey{at}nhs.net

Appleby rightly highlights the dearth of up to date factual information to back up what all GPs are saying—that their workload has reached unsustainable and potentially unsafe levels.1 Many surveys have confirmed this, including one carried out by the BMA general practitioners committee in 2013, which received 3629 responses from GPs, …

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