Are not a good ideaBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6947.127c (Published 09 July 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:127
- Michael Denham,
- Alistair Ritch
- President Past honorary secretary British Geriatrics Society, London NW1 4LB.
EDITOR,—In the editorial presenting the case for the community geriatrician Jackie Morris misrepresents the positions of the British Geriatrics Society, which has never supported the creation of such a subspecialty.1 Indeed, the society states clearly in its discussion document that it “does not endorse this type of appointment” and rejects the use of the term community geriatrician.2 It considers that all consultant physicians in …