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BMA meeting: BMA calls for resignation of English health secretary Andrew Lansley

BMJ 2012; 344 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e4473 (Published 29 June 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e4473
  1. Helen Jaques
  1. 1Bournemouth

Doctors at the BMA’s annual representative meeting have narrowly passed a vote of no confidence in secretary of state for health Andrew Lansley and called for his resignation.

Delegates at the conference passed the motion by 158 votes to 124 despite being warned by chairman of council Hamish Meldrum of the negative effect the vote could have on the union’s relationship with …

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