Letters Assaulting alternative medicine

Scarcely credible treatments do not merit university attention

BMJ 2012; 344 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e1628 (Published 06 March 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e1628
  1. David Colquhoun, professor1
  1. 1University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
  1. d.colquhoun{at}ucl.ac.uk

I’m quite surprised that David Peters dares to show his head in the BMJ after the revelation of some of the dangerous nonsense that is taught in some of the courses run in his department.1 This is the man who tolerates dowsing …

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