Table 3

Why is unexpected SHO withdrawal happening?

A/E consultantsMedical staffing
Doctors are waiting until after having accepted a job offer, before making a decision as to whether it is in fact their preferred post.
    Agree47%48%
    Disagree27%28%
    Don't know26%24%
Doctors are using their first job offer as security against unemployment enabling them to continue to apply elsewhere.
    Agree60%54%
    Disagree15%26%
    Don't know25%20%
The conduct of these doctors reflects an unprofessional attitude
    Agree80%80%
    Disagree11%13%
    Don't know9%7%