Royal Women's Hospital chief executive Sue Matthews said her staff were not able to meet demand for abortions.

Fears for abortion services

Women seeking abortions at Melbourne's leading women's hospital are being turned away amid concerns there is a shortage of doctors willing to perform the procedure.

AMA president Dr Michael Gannon.

Doctors slam AMA position on euthanasia

Pro-euthanasia doctors have slammed the Australian Medical Association's decision not to back assisted death laws, saying the powerful group is out of touch with the community.