The right to speak outBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6969.1658d (Published 17 December 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:1658
- A K Thould
- Retired physician, Truro, Cornwall TR4 9QS.
EDITOR,—Kenneth Calman's article reflects his current view of the standing of the profession and gives us an insight into present thinking at the Department of Health.1 The profession as a whole perceives itself as under great threat at present, so to have such a statement by the chief medical officer is valuable. The article seems to be soundly …