Modernising Medical Careers laid bare

Delamothe, Tony
October 2007
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/13/2007, Vol. 335 Issue 7623, p733
Academic Journal
This editorial reports on the inquiry into Great Britain's Modernising Medical Careers (MMC) initiative which failed badly in 2007 over its placement of medical students for specialist training. Sir John Tooke ran the investigation and he says the Department of Health and the Department of Education need to be partners in the effort. The author says the Department of Health is largely to blame from taking control of physician training out of the hands of the medical profession.


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