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Britain's failure to tackle research misconduct

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7433.229-b (Published 22 January 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:229

Britain is ahead of most countries

  1. Herv Maisonneuve (hervemaison@wanadoo.fr), associate professsor,
  2. Alain Bérard, research assistant,
  3. Dominique Bertrand, head
  1. Public Health Department, Lariboisière Fernand Widal Hospital, 200 rue du Faubourg St Denis, 75010 Paris, France
  2. Public Health Department, Lariboisière Fernand Widal Hospital, 200 rue du Faubourg St Denis, 75010 Paris, France

    EDITOR—Lock warns the medical community about its lack of action in handling research misconduct.1 We disagree that Britain lags behind the rest of the world and think that Lock should be proud of the achievements of the Anglo-Saxon countries. Fewer than 10, mostly small, countries have a national body for investigating …

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