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Review of a general practice attachment for accident and emergency training.
  1. M A Howell,
  2. S P Cembrowicz,
  3. K Jones
  1. Accident and Emergency Medicine, Bristol Royal Infirmary.


    General practice secondments are being increasingly undertaken by specialist registrars in accident and emergency (A&E) medicine. This paper describes how two A&E trainees arranged general practice secondments and the experiences gained. There follows a discussion of the benefits to the general practice and trainees involved, together with a contemporary consideration of the interaction between general practice and A&E services in the UK.

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