Letter - Whither medicine? The expansion of non-doctor practice.
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To the Editor: In his recent editorial,1 Van Der Weyden laments the “displacement” of doctors in modern health care by nurse practitioners and physician assistants, and bemoans the fact that discussion and debate about these matters is largely confined to medical tabloids such as Australian Doctor.
Medical Journal of Australia
Shaban RZ, Finucane JM and Crellin DJ. Whither medicine? The expansion of non-doctor practice. Med J Aust 2011; 194 (6): 326-328. © Copyright 2011 The Medical Journal of Australia – reproduced with permission.
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