Last updated on: 6/17/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Lancet Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of June 22, 2007

Description:

“The Lancet is an independent and authoritative voice in global medicine. We seek to publish high-quality clinical trials that will alter medical practice; our commitment to international health ensures that research and analysis from all regions of the world is widely covered.”

“About Us,” www.thelancet.com (accessed Nov. 12, 2007)

Mission:

“When Thomas Wakley founded The Lancet in 1823, he announced “A lancet can be an arched window to let in the light or it can be a sharp surgical instrument to cut out the dross and I intend to use it in both senses”. This philosophy remains at the heart of the journal today.”

“About Us,” www.thelancet.com (accessed Nov. 12, 2007)

Other:
Peer-reviewed medical journal
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