A Doctor | Confessions of…

GPs were once seen as gods, with the authority to make decisions on behalf of their patients. Whether they were controlling women's access to contraception, or making life or death decisions, the doctor always knew best. With the landmark Shipman case and the end of out-of-hours care, the public's view of doctors shifted dramatically.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 46'16''
  • Broadcast year: 2014
Curriculum Connection
  • Nursing & Midwifery | Introduction to Healthcare | The development of healthcare in the Britain since the beginning of the 20th century

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: Channel 4
  • Channel: Channel 4
  • Programme: Confessions of...
  • Episode: A Doctor