§ Dr. Moonie
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland when he proposes to correct the situation of imbalance in registrar posts in psychiatry between teaching and non-teaching health boards in Scotland.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
A full review of hospital medical staffing is currently being conducted in Scotland with a report expected in the autumn. Thereafter it is expected that discussions will take place with the profession and health service management on a whole range of issues on medical manpower including deployment of registrars in different specialties.