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"That was unfortunate... I think he heard your comment, 'If he's any good, why hasn't he gone to Australia?'" 24 April, 2008

Reference Number: DCDL-0006295

Shows a doctor's surgery. As a man lies face down on the bed waiting for an injection in his posterior the doctor fills the syringe using a needle from his 'blunt needles' box. The nurse tells the patient that unfortunately the doctor overheard his comment that 'if he's any good, why hasn't he gone to Australia?'. Refers to the junior doctors' strikes in May 2008 in an effort to get a pay rise that would help the retention problem in New Zealand.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Punishment, Physicians and Injections, Hypodermic.

Part of:
Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published from April 2007 onwards in the Whangarei Report], Reference Number DC-Group-0033 (61 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 300 dpi; Gray scale (8 bit); Pixel dimensions 2461 x 1704. Single art work

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