Health: Skin

House of Lords written question – answered on 24th June 2009.

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Photo of Baroness Masham of Ilton Baroness Masham of Ilton Crossbench

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the number of consultant dermatologists in the United Kingdom compared with European levels.

Photo of Lord Darzi of Denham Lord Darzi of Denham Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Health, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health)

United Kingdom figures are not collected centrally. However, a table outlining the number of staff within the dermatology speciality in England (only) has been placed in the Library. We do not collect the data on overseas consultant dermatologists that would allow us to make a comparison.

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