Disseminating good practice in clinical informationBMJ 2000; 320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7228.134 (Published 15 January 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:134
New format will harness paper and web
- Douglas Carnall, associate editor
Information in practice p 160
Doctors and other health professionals are increasingly engaged in projects that attempt to harness better management of information for the good of their patients. At the BMJ we know this because we are often sent papers that describe such efforts in the hope that we will publish them.
As editors we face a dilemma: these papers are not generally of high quality in a scientific sense, yet if we ignore them we miss the chance to …