Deputising general practitioners' role in emergenciesBMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7017.1433b (Published 25 November 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:1433
- Josephine Fleming
- General practitioner Charlotte Keel Health Centre, Bristol BS5 0UA
Lessons for both doctors involved
EDITOR,--I read J N Rawlinson's letter about the care given to a neighbour by a deputising doctor with some concern.1 We all have anecdotes that show doctors or departments to be less than perfect, but we are all trying to provide the best service we can despite the pressures we face.
I am not the doctor this tale was about, but, as a …