An end to bullying: five minutes with Alice HartleyBMJ 2018; 360 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k1035 (Published 06 March 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;360:k1035
- Abi Rimmer
- The BMJ
“In 2014 the General Medical Council’s trainee survey highlighted that surgery was one of the worst specialties in terms of bullying. The Royal College Surgeons of Edinburgh formed a working group to look at how prevalent it was.
“The college realised that bullying extended beyond trainees: it was a problem for staff grade doctors and consultants as well. Then, in 2015, the college’s membership survey found that almost 40% of …