§ Dr. David Owen
The following figures show the position in the main specialties as at 1st April 1974:
Medical 3–6 weeks Paediatrics 6 weeks Surgical 1–4 weeks Orthopaedics 8–16 weeks Dental 5 weeks ENT 6–8 weeks Ophthalmology 3 weeks Dermatology 4 weeks
The particular medical conditions to which the hon. Member may be referring would be treated by consultants in the appropriate specialties.