Sexism in the NEJM: Some Final Comments

Ian Haslock, Faith T Fitzgerald, John Graham

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter


To the Editor: In their letter on sexist English in the February 9 issue of the Journal the DeBakeys express the hope that the Editor “…will not be cowed into making a capricious change in usage.” Would an ardent feminist insist that the Editor should not be bullied either? No extract is available for articles shorter than 400 words.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1038
Number of pages1
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Issue number18
StatePublished - May 4 1978
Externally publishedYes


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