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Cardiology and law
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Why too few doctors — is there a remedy?

Kamila Kocańda
DOI: 10.5603/FC.2018.0037
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Folia Cardiologica 2018;13(2):196-198.

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Vol 13, No 2 (2018)
Cardiology and law
Published online: 2018-05-30

Abstract

The deficiency of doctors in Poland has recently become a huge problem for our healthcare system. However, this negative phenomenon is a result of a number of factors which have been arising for many years and currently constitute obstacles as well. This deficiency means further complications for the healthcare system, causing a serious threat for the safety of patients and the continuity of the process of health services. Undoubtedly the sources of current crisis can be identifiable, however a remedy is dubious.

Abstract

The deficiency of doctors in Poland has recently become a huge problem for our healthcare system. However, this negative phenomenon is a result of a number of factors which have been arising for many years and currently constitute obstacles as well. This deficiency means further complications for the healthcare system, causing a serious threat for the safety of patients and the continuity of the process of health services. Undoubtedly the sources of current crisis can be identifiable, however a remedy is dubious.
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Keywords

medical duty, duty hours, civil contract

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Title

Why too few doctors — is there a remedy?

Journal

Folia Cardiologica

Issue

Vol 13, No 2 (2018)

Pages

196-198

Published online

2018-05-30

DOI

10.5603/FC.2018.0037

Bibliographic record

Folia Cardiologica 2018;13(2):196-198.

Keywords

medical duty
duty hours
civil contract

Authors

Kamila Kocańda

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