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GPs defending patient complaints to be asked which guidelines they followed

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So we are expected to follow 'guidelines' in the ten minutes we have for a consultation. For every condition there are a plethora of guidelines, some conflicting. Also patients usually have more than one condition. They may be presenting with a symptom rather than a condition. The NHS are paying for a trabant but judge us as if they had purchased a Rolls Royce. Glad I am leaving early.

Posted date

31 Aug 2018

Posted time

9:39am

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