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UK doctors call on government to introduce minimum pricing for alcohol

BMJ 2012; 345 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e7874 (Published 21 November 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e7874
  1. Gareth Iacobucci
  1. 1BMJ

A group of leading doctors has called on the UK government to implement a minimum alcohol pricing strategy of 50p per unit in England and Wales in an effort to tackle the harmful effects of binge drinking.1

The Alcohol Health Alliance UK, which brings together leading figures from 31 organisations, including the Royal College of …

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