‘Exposing a transparency crisis’

This feature investigation by Paul Thacker is published in this week’s BMJ. The article is open-access and can be read here. Sunshine legislation would help address this issue. Baroness Cumberlege, … Continue reading ‘Exposing a transparency crisis’

The idea behind this film is to question what may be considered as ‘medical literature’?

I made this short film nearly 5 years ago. It was filmed at Dunmore walled garden and the auld Stirling Bridge. I have since retired as a Doctor. This was … Continue reading The idea behind this film is to question what may be considered as ‘medical literature’?

When the medical profession shuts down

The following response, by Dr Rita Pal, was published online by the BMJ in 2001. In the 20 years that have passed, including the rise of social media, has the … Continue reading When the medical profession shuts down

COMPETING INTERESTS

This BMJ Feature article on Competing Interests was published on the 6th January 2021 and can be read in full here. In 2013 I raised a petition with the Scottish … Continue reading COMPETING INTERESTS