Do women make better doctors?
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Do women make better doctors?

A US study claims that female physicians kill fewer patients than their male counterparts. Dr Ashish Jha, author of the study, suggests women use medical evidence more effectively.

Dr Scarlett McNally, a consultant orthopaedic surgeon says after years of trying to prove women doctors are just as good as men, "it's nice to have a study that proves maybe we're better."

  • 02 Jan 2017
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