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BMA responds to Nuffield Trust report on rising pressure on A and E

BMA responds to Nuffield Trust report on rising pressure on A and E

24 July 2014


Government commissioned report shows GP services facing workforce crisis, warns BMA

Ministers must act urgently to address the crisis facing the GP workforce in England following a new report commissioned by the government, the BMA warned today.

22 July 2014


BMA response to Female Genital Mutilation summit

Responding to the announcements made today at the government's Female Genital Mutilation summit in London, Dr Tony Calland, Chair of the BMA's Medical Ethics Committee, said: 'Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a form of child abuse that we need to do everything we can to stop.'

22 July 2014


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