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Letters Open government?

Timely access to information

BMJ 2009; 338 doi: (Published 03 June 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b2194
  1. Nigel Dudley, consultant in elderly/stroke medicine1
  1. 1St James’s University Hospital, Leeds LS9 7TF
  1. nigel.dudley{at}

    The Freedom of Information Act 2000 is an important health policy research tool that ought to be put to greater use.1 I have used it extensively to investigate stroke policy.

    I asked the House of Commons in March 2008 whether, and, if so, when, the National Audit Office provided the Committee of …

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