Profession needs to open itself upBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6969.1658a (Published 17 December 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:1658
- R Muir
- senior registrar, Department of Public Health Medicine, Lothian Health Board, Edinburgh EH8 9RS.
EDITOR,—The debate about core values in medicine reminds us that the profession is at an important crossroads.1 As the demand for more openness in medical practice grows doctors, understandably, feel threatened. To add insult to injury, their field of work seems to be breaking up as others become involved in …