Letters: Praise for extended hours by DoH czar inappropriate

Perhaps Mark Britnell (NHS director-general for commissioning and system management) should reconsider his position on being responsible for his own health? (GP, 24 April)

I believe he is mistaken if he believes he is too busy and important to develop prostatic cancer.

Does he expect all his medical care to take place out of hours, or just the primary care?

Dr Graham Saunders, Northwich, Cheshire

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