MinveraBMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7401.1274 (Published 05 June 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1274
A man without qualifications worked for 18 months as a senior clinical scientist before being found guilty of defrauding the NHS of £59 000. He used a bogus PhD in philosophy to obtain the job. He's been sentenced to 120 hours of community service and been ordered to pay court costs. Minerva is curious about what he actually did at work, because his actions apparently did not affect any patients at the trust that employed him.
Supporting the reputed anti-gout efficacy of cherries, a small study …
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