doctors with difficulties

doctors with difficulties

An umbrella term for medically qualified doctors who engage in a range of issues, including negligence or incompetence, drug use, alcohol use, sexual misconduct and financial and/or tax fraud. When all other factors are considered, female doctors are 2 to 6 times less likely to be brought before disciplinary bodies and mechanisms for such behaviour than their male counterparts.
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