Doctors accused of militancy after first joint strike in NHS history

It has been claimed that the doctors are 'going against the ethics of medicine'.
Rachel Fieldhouse
UK doctors on strike earlier this year.

Thousands of junior doctors and consultants in the UK have gone on the first joint strike in the 75-year history of the NHS.

With claims that more than 100,000 operations and appointments were cancelled over the 48 hours of industrial action, the doctors have been accused of “going against the ethics of medicine”.