* 1. Do you think there is a lack of sympathy within the medical profession for doctors who seek support and help for stress and mental health issues?

* 2. Do you think doctors’ ‘personality type’ makes them particularly resilient when working under increasing pressure?

* 3. Do you think there is a ‘bravado’ culture within medicine that values being able to work under pressure and cope with long hours? 

* 4. Do you think there is a pervasive culture of bullying within the NHS?

* 5. Do you think hospital doctors are forced into uncomfortable decisions due to current pressures in the NHS, e.g. discharging patients early to free up beds?

* 6. Do you think working conditions in UK hospitals have deteriorated in the past decade?

* 7. Which of the following environmental factors do you think could significantly improve a hospital doctor’s working day?

* 8. Are you concerned by the number of doctors currently choosing to leave the profession?

* 9. Do you think the current issues within the NHS are having a detrimental effect on recruitment into the medical profession?

* 10. Given your time again would you study medicine?

* 11. And would you recommend medicine as a career to your children?

* 12. Do you think doctors’ training adequately prepares young people to cope with working on the front lines of today’s NHS?

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