Data for medical and dental staff are an annual snapshot of the number of doctors and dentists within hospital and community health services (HCHS) of the NHS. It excludes General Practitioners, GP practice staff and high street dentists.
This report is one of three that make up the NHS Staff 1995 - 2005 publication. The other two reports are:
You can access both of these reports and an overview of the whole publication via the links.