Richard Smith is the Chair of Patients Know Best and was also the editor of The BMJ until 2004. This blog has also been published on The BMJ.
This blog is suffused with conflict of interest, but I hope that you’ll agree that it’s about improving the NHS rather than making money for
Lord Prior, the chair of NHS England, is tall and thin, has a playful smile most of the time, and answers questions with a directness
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Recently in preparing a talk I was giving in Bologna I found a copy of a talk I’d given to WONCA, the world meeting of
We all know about obesity. We can see fatness. Obesity belongs to all of us, and it’s a global problem. Politicians care about obesity. But