Romanian doctors get pay riseBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7187.832d (Published 27 March 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:832
- Tudor Toma
The pay of Romanian doctors will go up by one third this month, after parliament's approval of the national budget for 1999.
In cash terms, their salaries will double, but after inflation is taken into account, the rise will be worth about 30 %. While doctors have seen a notional doubling of their salaries in the past, the real value of their income has tended not to change significantly because of the …