Clinicians should not restrict access to basic informationBMJ 1995; 310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.310.6973.190c (Published 21 January 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;310:190
- Alan Maynard,
- Trevor Sheldon
- Director Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO1 5DD
- Director NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York YO1 5DD
EDITOR,—The articles on the rise of Stalinism in the NHS, which espouse liberty to facilitate transparency and accountability so that clinicians and others can blow the whistle on poor management practices, are laudable.1 However, consistency in advocacy and behaviour is essential.
Openness for whistle blowers should facilitate public analysis …