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Junior doctor dispute: Both sides explained

The dispute in the junior doctor strike is over the best way to ensure that patient care in hospitals at the weekend is equal to the standards set during the week.

The government says the way junior doctors are paid must change but the medics argue that the current proposal will mean they are overstretched, which will mean putting patients in jeopardy.

Mark Easton reports.

  • 12 Jan 2016
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