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Doctors press for humane treatment of asylum seekers

BMJ 2001; 323 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7319.952/b (Published 27 October 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;323:952
  1. Andrew Moscrop
  1. BMJ

    The BMA and the Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture are calling on the government to adopt a “more humane” policy on asylum seekers.

    The home secretary, David Blunkett, has promised to announce results of the government's review of its policy on asylum seekers by the end of this month.

    In a joint dossier entitled Asylum Seekers and Health the BMA and the Medical Foundation are urging …

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