Medical and dental staffing prospects in the NHS in England and Wales in 1988

Health Trends. 1989 Dec;21(4):99-106.


The Medical Manpower and Education Division of the Department of Health publishes information in this journal each year on the current state of medical and dental manpower in England and Wales, to assist medical and dental students and newly-qualified doctors and dentists in their career choices. Additional information can be obtained from the national and regional census tables which are usually published by the Department of Health each spring. These are circulated widely to all health authorities, postgraduate deans and clinical tutors.

MeSH terms

  • Data Collection
  • Dental Staff, Hospital / statistics & numerical data
  • England
  • Female
  • Forecasting
  • Health Workforce*
  • Humans
  • Medical Staff, Hospital / statistics & numerical data
  • Specialization*
  • Specialties, Dental*
  • State Medicine / trends*
  • Wales