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The correspondence to which the following letters pertain relates to statements in an editorial by Dr. William B. Bean, in the July, 1954, issue of the A. M. A. Archives of Internal Medicine.
The particular statements referred to in Admiral Boone's letter follow:
"Reviewed by the Veterans Administration and published with the approval of the Chief Medical Director. The statements and conclusions published by the author are the result of his own study and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or policy of the Veterans Administration."
"Published with the approval of the Chief Medical Director of the Veterans Administration. The statements and conclusions published by the authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion or policy of the Veterans Administration."
It will be recalled that Dr. Bean was somewhat critical in his editorial of statements appearing with medical articles in which the organizations or institutions from which a
TIMIDITY AND CAVEATS. AMA Arch Intern Med. 1954;94(5):863. doi:10.1001/archinte.1954.00250050177016