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Opinion

Racism is wrecking the lives of doctors, affecting patient care, and jeopardising services

BMJ 2022; 377 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.o1515 (Published 20 June 2022) Cite this as: BMJ 2022;377:o1515

Rapid Response:

Re: Racism is wrecking the lives of doctors, affecting patient care, and jeopardising services

Dear Editor
While not wishing to distract from the focus of this article the NHS must abolish all discriminatory activities including in healthcare policy and service provision .
Discrimination for whatever reason must be consigned to the bitter past.

Competing interests: No competing interests

22 June 2022
Jonathan Allcock
GP retired
Birmingham