BMJ rapid responses

See below hyperlinks to my rapid responses published in response to articles on The BMJ (The British Medical Journal) relevant to international vaccination policy.


Is it ethical to include children in the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine trials? 5/Feb/2021

Liberal democracies being turned upside down to ‘protect health services’ 18/Dec/2020

Coronavirus mass testing – a gross waste of money and resources 27/Nov/2020

Who are the members of SAGE? There must be transparency and accountability for coronavirus policy 6/Nov/2020

Five years imprisonment and/or a $66,600 fine for refusing coronavirus vaccination? 30/Oct/2020

Covid-19 – “much to gain, by taking vitamin D supplements…” 5/Oct/2020

SARS-CoV-2 virus – disproportionate and ill-targeted response 5/Oct/2020

Re: Covid-19 vaccines…or SARS-CoV-2 vaccines? Clarification needed 21/Sept/2020

Why do we need a vaccine for Covid-19? 1/Sept/2020

Is it ethical to vaccinate children to protect the elderly? 5/Aug/2020

Looking at Sweden, COVID-19 and vitamin D… 13/July/2020

Is it ethical to impede access to natural immunity? The case of SARS-CoV2 25/Mar/2020

Vaccine hesitancy and Stanley Plotkin – conflicts of interest must be properly disclosed 12/Jan/2020

Vaccination guidelines and the ever-increasing ‘vaccine load’ – a response to David Oliver 3/June/2019

Vaccination, the medical establishment, and immunity from accountability 23/May/2019

Questioning the second dose of live MMR vaccine – response to David Oliver 28/May/2019

David Oliver is not qualified to answer questions on vaccination 26/May/2019

‘Pharma-led chorus’ dominates the public narrative on vaccination 6/Feb/2019

Vaccination and ‘misinformation’ – who decides? 31/Jan/2019

Universal measles vaccination – “well worth the risk of reduced transplacental immunity and increased vulnerability in adults…”? 11/Nov/2018

Measles vaccination – is anyone worried about shorter term maternally derived antibodies via vaccinated mothers? 29/Oct/2018

Questioning coercive vaccination policy 9/Oct/2018

Cochrane HPV vaccination review – what about the CDC’s Lauri Markowitz’ undisclosed conflicts of interest? 5/Oct/2018

Vaccination policy is political – citizens are entitled to transparency and accountability 3/Oct/2018

Pandemrix vaccine: The reluctance to acknowledge adverse events after vaccination 1/Oct/2018

Conflicts of interest and objective evaluation of medical products 21/Sept/2018

Cochrane HPV vaccine review severely compromised by conflicts of interest (2) 17/Sept/2018

Cochrane HPV vaccine review severely compromised by conflicts of interest (1) 17/Sept/2018

Political involvement in ‘the semi-transparent world of vaccine advocacy’ 13/Nov/2017

Challenging coercive vaccination – time to demand a review of the schedule 24/July/2017

Re: “Vaccine authorities don’t really want to know about adverse effects” 28/May/2017

Re: Medical response to Trump requires truth seeking and respect for patients 10/Feb/2017

Re: Is the timing of recommended childhood vaccines evidence-based? 29/Feb/2016

Re: Influenza: marketing vaccine by marketing disease 28/May/2013