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General Practitioner

Power

While you will be concentrating on either fixing the little things or else sending your patients off to those who can handle the big stuff, your job still entails quite a lot of power. Aside from working your medical magic, you also have the power to tell a patient their particular malady is not much to worry about, or to tell them it is something to worry about; you then also have the power to decide who it is they see next. A lot of specialists depend on your referrals.

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