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Do you think the title of ‘doctor’ should be restricted to only qualified Medical Practitioners?

Yes
 81%
No
 17%
Not Sure
 1%



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Posted by:  Dr_GP_Mishra, India  Posted on: 10/29/2011
To clear the confusion currently associated with this title as far as the lay man is concerned.
Posted by:  rekha87, India  Posted on: 10/21/2011
DOCTOR-it suits those who are well trained and educated systemically in medicine
Posted by:  DocKTP, India  Posted on: 10/14/2011
What do the other 'doctors' treat? What is the need for the title for them? This practice only creates more confusion and is actually is a disgrace to the legitimate doctors!
Posted by:  ArcotRamesh9, India  Posted on: 10/13/2011
When a doctor study for more than 5yrs and completes his degree,this degree ideally suits for qualified doctors because its medical.
Posted by:  Kunal24, India  Posted on: 10/7/2011
Title of "DOCTOR" should be restricted only to qualified Medical Practitioners as they are the people who are qualified....

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