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Monthly Archives: May 2018

From 14th until the 20th May is Dying Matters week which gives us a great opportunity to place the importance of talking about dying, death and bereavement firmly on the national agenda. The library has created a space to feature books and reports on this subject and information regarding the BMA’s project: End-of-life care and physician assisted dying. The BMA works to support doctors, our members, with the practical and ethical challenges… Read More

The inflamed mind: a radical new approach to depression  by Edward Bullmore If you are a BMA member, sign in with your BMA details to borrow it from our catalogue. Listen to BBC Radio 4 health reporter James Gallagher exploring the increasing body of evidence that a dysfunctional immune system is responsible for the depression or psychotic illness experienced by hundreds of thousands,perhaps millions, of people in the UK. Available on

Wherever you are and whatever the weather, access the library services online 24/7. You can request documents and articles from anywhere in the UK and have them delivered to your desktop, browse our collections, request new loans and renew existing ones and access a growing collection of e-books and e-journals.