From choices to a tall story
From Dr Paul Salomon
A computer search of the White Paper 'Your Health, Your Care, Your Say' reveals a grand total of 233 words based on the concept of 'choice'.
These are: choice (141), choices (31), choose (33), choosing (23), chosen
· From Dr FM Hirji
A high court judge has ruled that Dr Malik's suspension by the PCT was unfair, unlawful and breached human rights (News, 23 March).
It shows the PCT acted in a heavy-handed, incompetent and bureaucratic manner. Dr Malik should bring a civil action against the employees who suspended him.
· From Dr AQ Brohi
The patient information leaflet for Movicol Paediatric Plain states: 'If your child is pregnant or breast-feeding you should talk to your doctor...'
Doesn't anyone check these leaflets?
· FromDr Neil R Smith
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Here's a crazy GANFYD as requested (News, 23 March).
A 6ft 6in man came from the travel agent asking for a note to prove his height so he could get extra legroom on a flight!
I'm not sure why one needs a medical degree to assess height.