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Most read news stories of the year

Run down the most read news stories for each month of 2010.

January - GPs told to review patients after obesity drug licence is suspended

February - Leaked report damns 'serious' out-of-hours failings

March – Virgin snaps up Assura GP companies to become leading Darzi centre provider

April - Tories promise Sunday access to GPs

May - Lansley orders halt to all Darzi plans nationwide

June - Government shelves revalidation rollout

July - Government unveils blueprint for GP commissioning revolution

August - Commissioning challenge laid bare as analysis reveals PBC cost 250m more than it saved

September - GPC publishes blueprint for GP consortia

October - RCGP to investigate plunging pass rates

November - National call centres to handle all GP appointments under DH-backed plans

December - First 'pathfinder' GP consortia named