Research Article The doctor, the patient, and their contract. III. Alternative contracts: are they viable? Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1986; 292 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.292.6533.1438 (Published 31 May 1986) Cite this as: Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1986;292:1438 Article Related content Metrics Responses Peer review This is a PDF-only article. The first page of the PDF of this article appears below.