Catholic Medical Quarterly

The Journal of the Catholic Medical Association (UK)

Building knowledge. Building faith. Protecting the vulnerable.

About us

The Catholic Medical Quarterly (CMQ) is a medical  journal  set up to  discuss key issues in medicine as they  relate to and support doctors nurses and other health care professionals in their practice.

It is  the journal of the Catholic Medical  Association (UK). 

Views expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the CMQ editor or those of the CMA(UK).

The CMQ was originally published in 1947 as the Catholic Medical Gazette. 

The purpose of the CMQ is to provide and describe an evidence base that enables understanding of the teaching of Christ and his Church as was requested by Pope Paul VI in his encyclical Humanae Vitae.

The Editor

Dr Pravin Thevathasan, MB BS, MRCPsych, MSc, MA (Medical Ethics and Law)


The Editorial Board

Dr Bruno Bubna-Kastelitz MB, FRCP
Dr Anthony Cole, FRCP, FRCPH, KCHS, KSG
Mrs Lynette Burrows