Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is calling for junior doctors to end their strike action today (12 January).
The latest figs from NHS England say that nearly 40% of junior doctors across the country did report for work despite many others choosing to strike.
1279 inpatient and 2175 outpatient 'elective procedures' have been cancelled as a result of the industrial action.
Jeremy Hunt says striking isn't the right thing to do.
The strike by junior doctors ended at 8am today (13 January) but caused disruption in hospitals across our region, cancelling procedures.
A one day strike by junior doctors has caused disruption in hospitals across our region - with 500+ operations & appointments cancelled.