Newspaper chastised over surgical-injury article

Silversides, Ann
April 1999
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/20/99, Vol. 160 Issue 8, p1120
Academic Journal
Reports the complaints of the Ontario Medical Association against the article on laparoscopic cholecystectomy of the Toronto Star in Canada. Apology of the Ontario Press Council on the article; Flawed data used in the article; Libel suit filed by surgeons against the newspaper; Investigation of Dr. Bryce Taylor on the coding issue.


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