David Sackett and the birth of Evidence Based Medicine: How to Practice and Teach EBMBMJ 2015; 350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h3089 (Published 08 June 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h3089
- Peter E H Richardson, managing director1
- 1British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery, London WC2N 6ET, UK
Smith has written a most interesting obituary of Dave Sackett, whom I first met in 1995 at his office at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.1 I was publishing director for Churchill Livingstone and had made the appointment directly with him by email, of which he was a prolific and early user.
Sackett sat at a very large screen, talking to …