Doctors defend taking action

Doctors have backed a proposal to take industrial action over changes to their pensions. The British Medical Association defended their decision in an open letter to newspapers.

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The arguments for and against strike action by doctors

The British Medical Association has published an open letter this morning saying it is with "great regret" that doctors have been "forced" to take industrial action on June 21, claiming it is because of unfair changes to pensions.

Dr Richard Vautrey from the British Medical Association, who supports the industrial action, and breast cancer surgeon Simon Marsh, who's against it, spoke to Daybreak about the impact the action may have.

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