Suspension of doctorsBMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7441.709-a (Published 18 March 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:709
GMC may be ultimate sacrifice
- Oliver R Dearlove, consultant anaesthetist (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester M27 4HA
EDITOR—In his letter above and on bmj.com> in response to Empey's editorial, Dudley says that a case could be made for establishing a unit that has the expertise to handle suspensions.1 2 I think a case should be made for re-establishing a unit to handle suspensions. This was a function that was carried out by the old regions and ceased when they were dissolved.
Ten years ago a regional medical …