BASHH’s patient leaflets are produced through close collaboration between experts and patientsBMJ 2013; 347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f5361 (Published 09 September 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f5361
- Stephen P Higgins, consultant in genitourinary medicine1,
- Keith Radcliffe, consultant in genitourinary medicine2
- 1North Manchester General Hospital, Manchester M8 8RB, UK
- 2University Hospitals Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
McCartney is right that much patient information is of poor quality and dubious provenance,1 but not all is doom and gloom.
The British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH) produces patient information leaflets through a rigorous development process before publication. Its …