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The regulation revolution: the future is here

BMJ 2014; 349 doi: (Published 25 September 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;349:g5847

Past, Present, and Future

Life is full of unfinished business. We are all burdened with a backlog of unsolved mystery and unresolved history. How do we balance this backlog with the pressures of the present? We should peruse the past, in order to prepare ourselves for projecting the present into the future. But sadly, we are never finished with the past, and must live with it forever.

Competing interests: No competing interests

26 September 2014
Hugh Mann
New York, USA