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Campaigners demand equal treatment for all thalidomide victims

BMJ 2008; 337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a2024 (Published 09 October 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a2024
  1. Miguel Jara
  1. 1Madrid

    Campaigners demonstrated in London last week demanding equal treatment for all European victims of the drug thalidomide. The drug, prescribed to pregnant women between 1957 and 1961 for morning sickness, resulted in severe malformations in their children.

    Victims of the drug in Spain, Italy, and …

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