Consultant led and delivered services

Publication:  British Medical Journal
Reference:  BMJ 2012;344:e3229

Recent reports published by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health add to a growing call for consultant led care in the United Kingdom. At first sight, adoption of this model seems to be simply a matter of increasing the number of consultants and changing to shift work, while keeping the current model of health care provision. But in fact it would require major investment that might not be feasible.

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