Intended for healthcare professionals


Why journals should not publish articles funded by the tobacco industry

BMJ 2000; 321 doi: (Published 09 December 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:1454

An electronic glitch affected the second article, by Gavin Yamey and Richard Smith, in this “For and Against” debate (28 October, pp 1074-6). This led to the reference numbers “disappearing” from the text. The complete article, including the references, is on the BMJ's website at