NHS bosses must tackle mental health crisis among doctors, says BMABMJ 2019; 367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l5974 (Published 10 October 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;367:l5974
- Abi Rimmer
- The BMJ
The BMA is calling on employers to sign up to a wellbeing charter to improve doctors’ working lives.
The association commissioned qualitative research to establish which factors contributed to poor mental health among doctors.1 Researchers conducted 30 interviews with doctors from a range of specialties and levels of seniority, as well as two online focus groups with medical students and junior doctors.
They established five key factors that …