About the Authors

Harvey Marcovitch


Affiliation Clinical Risk, RSM Press Ltd., London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The author declares no competing financial interests. He is employed by BMJ Publishing Group as a freelance associate editor. He is a director of the Council of Science Editors. The views expressed in this paper are his own.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: HM. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: HM. Wrote the first draft of the paper: HM.