Providing balanced information where uncertainty existsBMJ 2013; 347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f4338 (Published 16 July 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f4338
- Tony Falconer, president1,
- Scott Nelson, chair, RCOG scientific advisory committee1,
- Richard Anderson, past chair, RCOG scientific advisory committee1
- 1Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), London NW1 4RG, UK
We are often asked by doctors and members for guidance in controversial areas where the science is unclear. In response, we produce scientific impact papers that aim to help inform clinicians’ practice.
Past papers include advice on folic acid supplementation, alcohol consumption in pregnancy, and air travel during pregnancy. Our papers often cause …