7 things GPs 'should do'......

There seems to be no end to the list of ideas put forward by well-meaning academics about what GPs ‘should do'.

With some help from Oz Doc readers we’ve picked out some of the most ridiculous or far-fetched.

1. GPs should ... prevent plane crashes
After German pilot Andreas Lubitz deliberately crashed a passenger jet into the French Alps in March this year, you could be forgiven for thinking that it was actually his doctor who brought down the plane.