We all need a good wife to support us.

  title={We all need a good wife to support us.},
  author={Carol Dumelow and Si{\^a}n Griffiths},
  journal={Journal of management in medicine},
  volume={9 1},
A survey of 890 appointment committee members undertaken in South Thames (West) Regional Health Authority showed that women doctors are less likely to apply for posts in hospital medicine, although if they do apply they stand a better chance of getting appointed. Male respondents perceived role conflict in combining professional and family demands, child-care arrangements and career breaks to be the main barriers facing female hospital doctors. In contrast female doctors considered… CONTINUE READING