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Doctors are cutting corners to deal with pressure, says GMC

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k5149 (Published 05 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k5149
  1. Abi Rimmer
  1. The BMJ

Doctors are taking steps to cope with workload pressure that may be piling more pressure on other parts of the system, the General Medical Council has said.

A new report by the regulator on the state of medical education and practice in the UK includes a survey of 700 doctors.1 This found that doctors had developed ways to cope with their workload such as …

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