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Junior Doctor

Junior Doctor is an MPS publication for doctors-in-training in South Africa.

It is aimed at senior medical students, interns, community service medical officers, and registrars through to medical officers, and offers professional support and expert advice.

Read Junior Doctor and find interesting, informative articles, together with news on healthcare legislation and developments.

We welcome submissions or suggestions for articles – if you are interested, contact our Editorial Team on

ISSN 2042-2369 (Print)

July 2016

  • Doctor Graham
  • Disclosure of a positive HIV diagnosis to a sexual partner
  • The dangers of digital communication
  • Consent success
  • How totrain and survive as a neurosurgeon
  • From the case files...Honesty is the best policy
Junior Doctor January 2016

January 2016

  • Junior Graham
  • Top five medicolegal hazards for junior doctors
  • Dealing with difficult colleagues
  • Surviving on calls 
  • How to work in obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Top tips for junior doctors
  • From the case files...Honesty is the best policy