Comment from the editorBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7413.505-a (Published 28 August 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:505
- Richard Smith, editor
Editor–I can't respond to all the points raised in this debate, and I thought I would simply share some reflections.
Firstly, we've considered again whether we should we have a blanket policy of refusing to publish research funded by the tobacco industry. We've twice considered this question in the BMJ and twice decided against. The BMJ is passionately antitobacco, …