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Letters Priority treatment for veterans

Lest we forget

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: (Published 24 March 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c1474
  1. Ian D Morris, general practitioner
  1. 1Devon, TQ9 7NZ
  1. imorris{at}

    The article about the ethics of priority treatment for veterans and its suggestion that the moral question should be passed to parliament is intriguing.1 2 Britain currently has five million veterans, who until 2008 were entitled to priority treatment only for the condition(s) for which they receive a …

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