GP fights back over acronyms in specialists' letters

Dr George Quittner says he's sick of scratching his head over non-GP specialist letters and is calling for clarity

A Sydney GP has become so frustrated by the number of indecipherable acronyms in other specialists' letters that he now insists that an explanation key be included in reports. 

Dr George Quittner.

Dr George Quittner has started including a paragraph in his referral letters asking that all return missives contain an attached explanation of any abbreviations used.

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