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Our work on this issue has most recently focused on price, availability, marketing, public education and better funding for how alcohol is managed. Read about what we are doing.
Read our review on how medical professionals can best support individuals affected by prescribed drugs associated with dependence and withdrawal.
You can play an important role in informing the public about taking action on climate change, and the health benefits of doing so.
Get the latest on STPs (sustainability and transformation plans) and find out how they affect you at a local level. Look at our analysis on funding, read our FAQs on how to get more involved, and check the deficit map.
A survey of over a thousand adults in England after the 2017 General election reveals deep concerns over the current state of the NHS. Find out more.
Pressures on NHS hospital beds are well documented. Data on how beds are used within the NHS can provide insight into the healthcare system. This paper presents NHS bed data from across the UK in one place.
Bullying and harassment are rife within the NHS according to latest research findings. Read more about the issues and our efforts to promote dignity at work.
The completed 10-year BMA cohort study provides insights into career choice and working environments in terms of workplace morale and work related stress. Read our findings.
With the NHS at breaking point, fewer people are choosing medicine as a career. Read our briefing on medical recruitment.
Find out more about the BMA's 18 year campaign for a 'soft' opt-out system for organ donation in the UK.
There has been considerable research into the effectiveness of markets in the English NHS, though the ethical and professional implications of a more commercially-oriented practice require further discussion.
Doctors and patients were invited to take part in a major BMA research project examining end-of-life care and physician-assisted dying - read our report and recommendations.
The European Working Time Directive (EWTD) was adopted in 1993 and was implemented in UK law in 1998.
Read our recommendations following a series of seminars looking at a range of issues faced by vulnerable groups, including our report on the role of healthcare professionals in identifying and responding to domestic abuse.
Despite their high level of need, children in custody are all too often overlooked or let down by health and social care services. Read our report and recommendations.
We aim to lead the way in encouraging all health professionals in all disciplines to raise awareness of domestic abuse.
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