More on preventing skin cancerBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7425.1228 (Published 20 November 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:1228
- John N Burry (email@example.com), retired dermatologist
- PO Box 7177, Hutt Street Post Office. Adelaide, 5000 SA, Australia
EDITOR—Procopio alleges that I wrote that people with black skin have been chosen to live in Australia because they are protected against skin cancer. I wrote that black people were chosen by natural selection to live in Australia but did not say why.
Fifteen months after I had begun my systematic inquiry I read for amusement …