Soft opt-out organ donation
The BMA is calling for:
Increased public campaigning to promote organ donation
A ‘soft’ opt-out system for organ donation
BMA has long advocated a ‘soft’ opt-out system with safeguards for organ donation and continues to believe this is the best option for the UK to reduce the shortage of organs.
Find out more about our work on organ donation
MPs have called on the Department of Health to ensure that full clinical trials data are made available for all treatments prescribed in the UK.
The BMA has backed the call, made in a report published in January 2014 by the Commons committee of public accounts.
Find out more about the MPs' report