Published: 03/06/2004, Volume II4, No. 5908 Page 3

Over half of respondents (57 per cent) to HSJ 's weekly online poll think foundation trusts should not allow members as young as 12. It follows the news that two first-wave trusts have set 12 as their lower age limit. Thirty-five per cent said they should, and 8 per cent didn't know.

This week HSJ asks: are PCTs being forced to commission services against their will to satisfy national demands?

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