The Strikes by Junior Doctors go on is this the medical Winter of discontent?

Juniors hold line on strike – official figures 21 11/03/2016

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At least 14,000 junior doctors have been on strike this week, according to official figures.

NHS England said that yesterday some 56% of juniors did not report for day time shifts on the second day of action. The 44% who reported for work included those rostered for emergency duties.

The figures suggest support for the strike was at least as strong as in February when doctors fought a last-ditch battle against contract imposition.

No figures for the level of support for the strike on Wednesday have been released.

On the day of the February strike, some 57% of juniors were reported to have been on strike. At the time health secretary Jeremy Hunt claimed declining support for strike action………….


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