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Monday, 21 April 2008, 12:00AM

London's Hospitals Today

Geoffrey Rivett

This lecture looks at the way in which hospitals operate in modern day London. Such questions which are discussed are the conflicts between having a really good service for some conditions that are time critical, and having the service round the corner. The National Health Service has always tried to balance these alternative goods, but these balances can change over time.

Part of the Safeguarding London's Health, Monday's at One lecture series.
Other lectures in this series are:
   Medieval Hospitals of London, by William Ayliffe FRCS PhD
   The Origins of the NHS, by Professor Virginia Berridge
   The Future of London's Hospitals, by Dr Patricia Oakley

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21 April 2008

London's Hospitals Today
Geoffrey Rivett

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