Education And Debate

The price of coffins: specious arguments by eminent doctors against the dangers of tobacco

BMJ 1999; 319 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.319.7225.1621 (Published 18 December 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;319:1621

Correction to The Price of Coffins

In my article in the BMJ 1999;319:1621-1623(18 December), where it
stated the "I have not smoked since (1957)", the editor had deleted the
words "a cigarette" from my original typescript. I had in fact, smoked an
occasional pipe and cigar from 1961 to 1980 because I was not concerned
about their effects at the time.

P Cowen

Competing interests: No competing interests

16 January 2000
P Cowen
Retired