Fillers A compliment

Having your research ideas stolen

BMJ 1998; 317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.317.7162.857 (Published 26 September 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;317:857
  1. Laura C Rodrigues, senior lecturer in infectious disease epidemiology
  1. University of London

    It was my first research project after completing my PhD, and it required the collaboration of one large and 20 small centres. My professor and I had contacted the large centre, which will remain nameless. The director expressed interest in the study and invited us to visit and present our proposal. The potential local collaborators were eager for information: we discussed in great detail the hypothesis, the design, the sample size estimate, the questionnaires, the methods for data collection, the …

    View Full Text

    Sign in

    Log in through your institution

    Free trial

    Register for a free trial to thebmj.com to receive unlimited access to all content on thebmj.com for 14 days.
    Sign up for a free trial

    Subscribe