GP training is gasping for air - the lake is drying up

Is the river source of new GPs drying up?  In a few years from now, will we be left with fewer and older GPs wondering where did it all go wrong?

Thirty years ago, 40% of medical graduates ended up becoming GPs; a decade later, that had fallen to 35%.1 

Now, only 15 % of medical students want to be a GP.2 

In 2009, there were about the same number of GPs as specialists

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