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Improving urgent and emergency care in England

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: (Published 23 December 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f7495
  1. Jonathan R Benger, national clinical director for urgent care1,
  2. Keith Willett, director for acute episodes of care (domain 3)1
  1. 1NHS England, Leeds LS2 7UE, UK
  1. JBenger{at}

Roland and Boyle’s editorial on Keogh’s review of urgent and emergency care is welcome but contains several inaccuracies.1 The review is informed by a detailed consideration of the available evidence (appendix 1), which does not ignore the need to reduce hospital bed occupancy …

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