- Read @NeilVickers2 “Confessions of a medical humanist” on the King’s English website: blogs.kcl.ac.uk/english/2017/0… 5 days ago
- Read Neil Vickers’ “Confessions of a medical Humanist” on the Kings’ English blog: blogs.kcl.ac.uk/english/2017/0… 5 days ago
- @NeilVickers2’s review of John Forrester’s Thinking in Cases is now available on the BMJ website. Read it here: bit.ly/2jh03IK 4 months ago
Monthly Archives: October 2010
In a report published yesterday the use of Community Treatment Orders (CTOs) was scrutinised for the first time by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the regulatory body charged with (among other things) overseeing the implementation of the Mental Health Act. … Continue reading
All screening programmes do harm. Some do good as well. What about breast cancer screening programmes?
A few weeks ago I attended the European Society of Medical Oncology conference in Milano. One of the sessions was dedicated to the pros and cons of breast cancer screening. Karsten Jørgensen, of the Nordic Cochrane Center in Copenhagen, played … Continue reading