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Physician associates may be given prescribing powers, says DH

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This will be seen by medical students as a further round of undermining general practice . It will make Primary care seem - medicine lite . It may be that PA's are excellent prescribers but why bother with the slog through medical school. Perception and image is very important - that's why billions are spent on advertising . I predict there will be a massive drop in recruitment for gp's

Posted date

07 Jul 2015

Posted time

11:06am

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