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Support Bahrain’s imprisoned doctors

BMJ 2011; 343 doi: (Published 14 October 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d6661

Fiona Godlee made two errors in her Editor’s Choice (BMJ 2011;343:d6417, doi:10.1136/bmj.d6417). Firstly, the doctors in question are not yet imprisoned, as suggested in the title. And, secondly, the president of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland is a woman, so the final sentence of the article should have read, “Unless the college wants to open itself to charges of complicity, the president should clarify her [not “his”] position as a matter of urgency.


Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d6661