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|Doctor in Charge|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of series||2|
|No. of episodes||43|
|Running time||25 minutes|
|Original release||9 April 1972 -|
29 December 1973
|Preceded by||Doctor at Large|
|Followed by||Doctor at Sea|
Doctor in Charge is a British television comedy series based on a set of books by Richard Gordon about the misadventures of a group of doctors. The series follows directly from its predecessor Doctor at Large. It was produced by London Weekend Television and broadcast on ITV during 1972 and 1973.
Doctor in Charge was the largest of all the Doctor series, featuring 43 episodes over two series. Ratings for this series were high and featured regularly in the top 10 programmes on ITV.
On 13 August 2007 Network DVD brought out the Doctor in Charge Season One DVD box set in the UK. Season Two followed three months later, on 12 November. They both are available in the Region 2 format currently and there's no word on when they'll be released in Region 1 in the U.S.