Doctor displacement: a political agenda or a health care imperative?

Guy L Ludbrook and Guy J Maddern
Med J Aust 2009; 190 (7): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2009.tb02461.x
Published online: 6 April 2009

To the Editor: We read with interest the recent editorial by Van Der Weyden on the issue of doctor displacement.1 We agree completely that a transparent and evidence-based approach to health care roles is essential.

  • 1 Discipline of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA.
  • 2 Department of Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA.


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