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BBC programme gave distorted facts about ADHD study

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c1894 (Published 06 April 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c1894
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. 1BMJ

    The BBC has been forced to broadcast an apology and correction after its independent watchdog, the BBC Trust, found it guilty of inaccurately reporting the results of a major US study on the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

    The BBC’s flagship current affairs television programme Panorama included an interview with one of the study’s authors, William Pelham, who …

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