Australia's media reporting of health and medical matters: a question of quality

Ruth M Armstrong and Martin B Van Der Weyden
Med J Aust 2006; 184 (9): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2006.tb00335.x
Published online: 1 May 2006

In reply: Would that we could convince newspaper editors not to publish inaccurate stories, cabinet leaks, sensational and one-sided details of trials in progress, hope-raising interim football scores or the details of celebrity weddings. However, our media package was not that ambitious!

  • Ruth M Armstrong
  • Martin B Van Der Weyden



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