Ethical challenges for doctors working in immigration detention

Robert J Davies
Med J Aust 2015; 202 (1): . || doi: 10.5694/mja14.01456
Published online: 19 January 2015

To the Editor: Sanggaran and colleagues starkly illustrate the ethical dilemmas of doctors contracted to an organisation delivering substandard medical care to asylum seekers.1 They pose the question of whether doctors should boycott the system.

  • Robert J Davies

  • Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA.


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