Doctors must be capable of regularly taking ultimate responsibility for difficult decisions in situations of clinical complexity and uncertainty. The doctor’s role must be defined by what is in the best interest of patients and of the population served.
The Value of the Doctor in Training articulates the wider value of postgraduate medical training, providing a practical foundation to ensure the highest standard of doctors’ training and quality of care.
The Charter has seven guiding principles in training:
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