Lessons from US reviews show impartiality is neededBMJ 2011; 343 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d7539 (Published 22 November 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d7539
- Cornelia J Baines, professor emerita1
- 1Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
The fate of previous independent breast screening reviews, such as the 1997 US National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference and the 2009 United States Preventive Services Task Force,1 2 offers a warning for the so called UK independent review.3 Whatever its conclusions, they will be criticised vociferously.4 Unfortunately, the …
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