Anxiety is mounting in South Korea’s largest hospitals, now starting to buckle under the gaping absence of thousands of trainee doctors who are on strike against a government plan to increase the intake of medical students. Despite a slew of emergency measures announced by the government this week, the strike has reportedly affected the operations of major hospitals.

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