Never a cross wordBMJ 2012; 344 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e3281 (Published 09 May 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e3281
- James Owen Drife, emeritus professor of obstetrics and gynaecology, Leeds
Medical crossword enthusiasts can take heart. Last year the BMJ, under pressure from the Action on Crosswords for Doctors Campaign (ACDC), set up a committee to consider the pros and cons of a weekly puzzle. Its report, after many hours of silent deliberation and Biro clicking, is almost ready. A draft (partly in pencil) has been leaked and, in the interests of openness, here is a summary.⇑
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