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Cultivating duty of candour requires organisational leadership and culture

BMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h4123 (Published 05 August 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h4123
  1. Tze Min Wah, consultant radiologist (Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust) and honorary clinical associate professor (University of Leeds)1
  1. 1Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Leeds Cancer Centre, Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
  1. tze.wah{at}nhs.net

Oliver and Hibbs and colleagues highlight that duty of candour is our collective responsibility—from junior doctors to organising chiefs.1 2

Organisational leadership and culture play a vital role in cultivating organisational trust,3 empowering culture that facilitates learning …

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