Doctors postpone decision on industrial actionBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7405.8-b (Published 03 July 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:8
- Annabel Ferriman
Doctors at the annual representative meeting of the BMA this week decided not to endorse earlier calls for a ballot on industrial action from the annual consultants' conference in the light of an imminent meeting with the new health secretary, Dr John Reid. Consultant leaders were due to meet Dr Reid on 4 July.
They passed a motion regretting the impasses in delivering a new consultant contract to deliver a modern, …