Working harder for longerBMJ 2011; 342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d1616 (Published 16 March 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d1616
- Trisha Greenhalgh, professor of primary health care
Turning 50 brings invitations for a host of delights: cruise holidays, cheap car insurance, screening mammograms—and pre-retirement seminars at the BMA.
It didn’t seem right to turn up to a retirement planning event on a mountain bike, so I went home from work to collect the car. On arrival at BMA House I was met by a picket line. Was my projected pension so high, I wondered, that people were protesting against it? No such luck. The placards were directed at the minister of …