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Supply and demand: estimating the real need for care while meeting the 48 hour waiting time target in a genitourinary medicine clinic by a closed appointment system
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    Re: Supply and demand
    • Sumit Bhaduri, Consultant Genitourinary Medicine
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      • Carolyn Gosling

    Dear Editor,

    We read with interest the article by Clarke et al1 regarding assessing demand for access to sexual health services in a community where a closed appointment system operates1. The genitourinary medicine (GUM) clinic in North Worcestershire has been operating this closed system for at least 3 years whereby, patients are offered an appointment either on the day or the day after and asked to phone back...

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