Essays Tagged: "British Medical Association"


The British Medical Association and the American Medical Association has calledit 'a temporary condition ...

(5 pages) 168 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"God is on the side of the large battalions." Are larger, wealthier pressure groups invariably more successful?

ps can even demand meetings with ministers if they feel so inclined (Kingdom 2002:514).The powerful British Medical Association was forced to resort to outsider tactics, such as posters and leaflets, ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Problems Associated with the Assessment of Risk.

those road accidents which are fatal, are reliable and accurate, an opinion which is shared by the British Medical Association (BMA) (1980) who feel they are one of the few reliable bases for conduct ...

(8 pages) 170 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Do Animals Have Rights.

f real opinion opposing this in the UK began in the nineteenth century at a conference for the BMA (British Medical Association) in Norfolk when one doctor did an experiment to induce fits in dogs the ...

(2 pages) 95 0 4.1 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Legal and Ethecal Issues that impacted on the delivery of mental health care.

f such category. It is debatable whether this is the correct approach.According to the views of the British Medical Association, respect for authority is commensurative with the ability of an individu ...

(9 pages) 430 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Discursive Essay on Whether the Fashion World Causes Eating Disorders.

beauty ideal instead of 'more buxom wenches'.a motion condemning the media obsession with ultra The British Medical Association's annual conference in Cardiff voted overwhelmingly for thin supermodels ... ashion models has contributed to the growth in eating disorders among young girls, according to the British Medical Association.A report by the association published on Tuesday identifies a link betwe ...

(4 pages) 52 0 4.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


an diet with high fibre, low salt, and few processed foods 'promotes health and greater longevity' (British Medical Association 2002:208). Thus, eating a healthy diet in ones everyday life is necessar ... rous and healthy into advanced ages and continue a high level of physical activity into their 90s' (British Medical Association 2002:207). Thus, as evident, positive attitudes in life does have an eff ...

(3 pages) 84 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

The Positive Impact of Legalizing Marijuana

l, and almost half said they had urged their patients to break the law to get hold of the drug. The British Medical Association says that nearly 70 percent of its members believe marijuana should be a ...

(4 pages) 32 0 5.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The Therapeutic Intervention of Antipsychotic Medication and the Process of a Patient Changing to a New Medication to Hopefully Improve His Quality of Life

95).This patient currently experiences many extra-pyramidal side effects from being on Depixol. The British Medical Association and Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (2008) and Long (2008) ... edications includes Risperidone. I believe this medication was selected because in clinical trials (British Medical Association and Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, 2008) and treatment o ...

(18 pages) 44 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

What Is a Pressure Group?

on of society, for example those in the medical profession could benefit from being a member of the British Medical Association as the British Medical Association lobbies for the rights of medics acro ... of the National Union of Teachers (NUT), then you must actually be a teacher.e.g. Confederation of British Industry, Trades Union CongressWHAT IS A CAUSAL PRESSURE GROUP? AND EXAMPLESCausal groups of ...

(4 pages) 1111 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Mostly Crimes are Committed Under the Influence of Alcohol

ureAn overview of Dingwall's (2006) study tells us that alcohol is massively associated with crime. British Medical Association verified that alcohol use is related with 60-70 % of murders, 70 per cen ...

(3 pages) 37 0 4.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

What is obesity doing to modern day youths and teenagers?

t generation of children being the most obese and unhealthy in history" says DR VIVIENNE NATHANSON, British Medical Association. Since teenage pregnancy is quite common teens should also start conside ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues