All posts from: August 2012
‘Well, what it is doctor, it’s me leg. I think I’ve got a bone in it...’ he begins.
So, tomorrow, we’re all on strike. That’s the public perception. That’s what everybody thinks, if they think about it at all, which most people won’t. There may be about a million interactions between the public and primary care on any given weekday, which sounds a lot. But it also means that there are another 59 million interactions across the UK that don’t happen.
If you have a cough for more than three weeks, you might have lung cancer and so you should see your GP. So says a current advertising campaign, funded by the NHS, which appears on most websites I visit.