All doctors should feel fully represented by mainstream medical organisationsBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6955.646 (Published 10 September 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:646
- B Goss
The need for minority associations depends on the presence or absence of discrimination against the members of minority groups. The medical profession is not yet so free of bias that doctors from ethnic minority groups no longer need representation and advocacy.
The study by Esmail and Everington provided objective evidence of this.1 Perhaps most disturbingly their paper failed to support the comfortable notion that discrimination is a first generation phenomenon that …