Research bureaucracy in the United Kingdom: Ask for helpBMJ 2004; 329 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7466.624-a (Published 09 September 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:624
- Colette M Reid, research fellow (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Department of Palliative Medicine, Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre, Bristol BS2 8ED
EDITOR—I recently took a similar length of time as Wald to complete a 60 page COREC form, for a study comparing two different approaches to the management of cancer pain.1 Wald may have been unduly harsh about the process and available support.
Perhaps I have been lucky, but I have had invaluable help from our …