Intended for healthcare professionals

Practice Lesson of the Week

Unrecognised scurvy

BMJ 2009; 339 doi: (Published 17 September 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b3580

Re: Re: Vaccines and Unrecognized Scurvy.


By all means give credit where credit is due. My initial response was
to draw the attention of your readers to an alternative view of non-
accidental injury - vitamin deficency, whether iatrogenic or the result of
a metabolic error.

I hope I got my message across especially to the PACA.

Michael Innis

Competing interests:
As previously declared

Competing interests: No competing interests

24 January 2010
Michael D Innis