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Half of salaried and locum GPs are stressed, BMA survey finds

BMJ 2017; 357 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j2943 (Published 16 June 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;357:j2943
  1. Abi Rimmer
  1. BMJ Careers

Half of salaried and locum GPs in the UK experience work related stress, a survey by the BMA has found.

Between 1 March and 6 April the BMA emailed a survey to 13 800 of its members who it identified as working, or potentially working, as sessional (salaried and locum) GPs. The survey received 2079 responses (a 15% response rate)

Just over half (52%) of the respondents reported having felt …

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