Intended for healthcare professionals

Rapid response to:

Correction And Apology

Eli Lilly: Correction and apology

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 27 January 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:211

Rapid Response:

The More Important Question

Arguments about which group of lawyers or experts saw or did not see
the files in question are nothing more than distractions from the more
important question. Of much more importance to physicians is: Why did Eli
Lilly not share this data with the general medical community?

Competing interests:
None declared

Competing interests: No competing interests

03 February 2005
Jonathan T. Leo
Associate Professor
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine