Is it OK for doctors to swear at work?BMJ 2015; 350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h383 (Published 26 January 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h383
- Marika Davies, BMJ Careers
Swearing is commonplace in society, but is it acceptable for doctors to use expletives when at work? Marika Davies looks at the issues
Competing interests: I have read and understood BMJ’s policy on declaration of interests and declare the following interests: I am employed as a medicolegal adviser by the Medical Protection Society.