GP bemoans: 'She covered me for a day and altered my patient's risk of stroke'

We've all been there: when fill-in GPs change your patients' treatment plans

I was a little taken aback when Dr C changed my patient from warfarin to one of the Novel Anticoagulants, and one I seldom use, at that.

I have only worked with her for about three years, and we seem to come from the same mould, seasoned family docs with a penchant for teaching and patient empowerment.