Compulsory screening of immigrants for TB and HIVBMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7444.897-b (Published 08 April 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:897
Broader focus is needed for immigration and health issues
- Shahid A Khan, consultant physician (email@example.com)
- Lister Hospital, Stevenage, Hertfordshire SG1 4AB
EDITOR—Coker's editorial highlights the knee jerk response to immigrants and poorly thought through proposals for immigration policies.1 Immigration is a fact of life that needs apposite management rather than antagonism. Gains are to be achieved for all with properly structured programmes for immigrants.
Immigration has continued for centuries and …