College of Medicine replies to its critics

@article{Lewith2011CollegeOM,
  title={College of Medicine replies to its critics},
  author={George Lewith and Graeme R. D. Catto and Michael Dixon and Christine Adjei Glover and Aidan W.F. Halligan and Ian M Kennedy and Christopher L Manning and David Peters},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={343}
}
Cassidy’s article and the rapid responses contain errors and misunderstandings.1 2 3 4 The college aims to promote a more politically and professionally transparent, patient centred, and sustainable approach to healthcare, using whatever social or therapeutic approaches are safe, effective, and empowering for patients. The college is calling for a more compassionate NHS, where practice based on good evidence has … 
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College of Medicine or College of Quackery?

  • E. Ernst
  • Education
    BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 2011
Looking at the initiatives listed on the college’s website indicates that these projects offer a wide range of treatments, including homoeopathy, qigong, and more.

College of Medicine is Prince’s Foundation reincarnated

There is no doubt that the College of Medicine is simply a reincarnation of the late unlamented Prince’s Foundation.1 Like its antecedent, its aim is to promote bad science and ineffective treatments

The college of medicine.

The College of Medicine, which launched in October last year, aims to promote holistic medicine in the NHS and its president is Graeme Catto, former president of the General Medical Council.

What is integrative health?

  • J. May
  • Medicine
    BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 2011
Is it possible that the new College of Medicine is being deliberately ambiguous about the term integrative health?1 2 I would be interested to meet any doctor …