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Cellphones - it's a jungle out there
  1. Barry Fox

    Barry Fox is a freelance journalist specialising in communications and other technology issues.


THE provision of a 24-hour emergency service in general practice imposes limitations on the freedom of the duty veterinary surgeon. The significant advances in communication services in recent years have alleviated this problem to a great extent. In this article, Barry Fox looks at the practicalities of buying and using a cellphone. On page 141, Peter Brown considers the use of pagers and emergency contact services.

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