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Letters Delay in flu vaccine supplies

Pharmacies giving flu jabs further disintegrates general practice

BMJ 2019; 367 doi: (Published 31 October 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;367:l6269
  1. Ruth Clayton, general practice partner
  1. Dodington Surgery, Whitchurch SY13 1EN, UK
  1. ruth.clayton{at}

I have just finished our first flu jab clinic of the year. I have enjoyed the banter from patients (“You should line us up like they used to in the army”) and competing with other clinicians for who can give the most jabs in the time allocated. Most of all I have enjoyed the essence of general practice, seeing my patients …

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