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Response: How can the UK National Health Service be broke?
  1. John W L Puntis
  1. Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK;

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Professor Stephenson raises many important issues with his rhetorical question, “is the NHS still something to be proud of?”,1 pointing out that children are among a number of vulnerable groups likely to find specialist services increasingly difficult to come by. Payment by results seems poised to bankrupt children’s hospitals, and in my own Trust, from having been a …

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