Intended for healthcare professionals


At least 35% more orthopaedic surgeons are needed to ensure consultant based service

BMJ 1999; 319 doi: (Published 24 July 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;319:256
  1. John Lourie, Consultant orthopaedic surgeon
  1. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Milton Keynes Hospital, Milton Keynes MK6 5LD

    EDITOR—Collins's editorial on surgical training and service highlights major concerns for the adequacy of training and supervision of surgeons in the new “Calman environment.”1 His findings in general surgery echo those I reported recently from …

    View Full Text

    Log in

    Log in through your institution


    * For online subscription