HC Deb 14 March 2001 vol 364 cc623-4W
Mr. Rowlands

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many(a) radiologists and (b) oncologists are contracted to the NHS in England. [153154]

Mr. Denham

The information requested is in the table.

Hospital medical consultants working in the oncology and radiology specialities—England
At 30 September 2000 Number1
Clinical oncology 310
Medical oncology 130
Radiology group2 1,620
of which:
Clinical radiology 1,580
Nuclear medicine 30


2 Figures rounded to nearest ten

2 Total may not equal sum of component parts due to rounding


Department of Health medical and dental workforce census

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