AusDoc comments: Destroying our junior doctors, my patient ate horse feed, and pharmacists (again)

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This week, you ask if the destruction of doctors at Bacchus Marsh is our version of the Bawa-Garba scandal?

You also question whether it's possible for a 12-year-old to consent to a COVID-19 vaccination and recount how horse feed became the key to unlocking a difficult diagnosis.

Why were doctors destroyed for working in Bacchus Marsh's broken system?

Dr Helen Liley, general paediatrician, Brisbane, Queensland

I'm not aware of all the details and so have no basis on which to assess the level of culpability of the individuals involved.

However, the description here gives significant cause for concern.

It brings to mind the case of