Clinical guidelinesBMJ 1995; 310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.310.6980.670b (Published 11 March 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;310:670
- Arabinda Saha
- Lecturer in obstetrics and gynaecology University Hospital of South Manchester, Manchester M20 2LR
EDITOR,—Gene Feder focuses on the controversies regarding the development and implementation of and adherence to clinical guidelines.1 A considerable problem arises when more than one guideline exists for the same clinical activity. Guidelines on the interval at which cervical screening should be carried out are an obvious example.