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Patients to be allowed to self-refer for cancer diagnostics without going through GP


Aren't we constantly told to involve the patient in decision making over referrals, investigations and treatments, rather than being paternalistic? Then NHSE are only taking this advice to the logical conclusion. Better think about re-training. Patients with enough money or insurance already can get what they want, levels the playing field for all. Just off to get an MRI for my TATT.

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12 Jan 2015

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