Hole Ousia is member of no ideological group. Hole Osia is concerned about both ends of this ‘collaboration.’ And is certain that neither the medical profession nor the pharmaceutical industry are actually ‘transparent’ about this.

“The smell of sleaze”

The following ‘defence’ featured in an article published in yesterday’s Independent: The  very same argument has been repeated [ad nauseum] by the Royal College of Psychiatrists [a Royal charity].

The promotion of ESKETAMINE

Kings College London [KCL] has received over £800,000 from Janssen for Esketamine research. Professor Allan Young, Vice Dean and Clinical Academic Lead for KCL,  features in this Guardian “Exclusive” [from … Continue reading The promotion of ESKETAMINE

An extraordinary divide

These days I am a gardener.  Sometimes I am reminded of my previous occupation.  For 25 years I worked as an NHS psychiatrist. In my training I was taught how … Continue reading An extraordinary divide

Tackling overprescribing

This Editorial features in the current BMJ. It is worth reading in full. It begins with this headline: ‘LONG OVERDUE WITH A LOT TO DO” In the previous post I … Continue reading Tackling overprescribing