Open letter raises concerns about NICE guidance on statins

@article{Wise2014OpenLR,
  title={Open letter raises concerns about NICE guidance on statins},
  author={Jacqui Wise},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={348}
}
  • Jacqui Wise
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • A group of leading doctors have written an open letter to David Haslam, chairman of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), and to the health secretary, Jeremy Hunt, raising serious concerns about the latest draft guidance on statins.1 The letter was signed by Richard Thompson, president of the Royal College of Physicians, and Clare Gerada, former chairwoman of the Royal College of General Practitioners. The letter said, “We urge you to withdraw the current guidance on… CONTINUE READING

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