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BMA meeting: Doctors back BMA’s refusal to join debate on assisted dying

BMJ 2011; 343 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d4188 (Published 01 July 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d4188
  1. Nigel Hawkes
  1. 1Cardiff

Doctors at the BMA’s annual conference in Cardiff this week have backed the association in its stance to refuse to give evidence to the former lord chancellor Charles Falconer’s Commission on Assisted Dying—and implied that the BMJ had not reported the issue in a balanced way.

Lord Falconer set up the commission to examine how the …

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