Title

Association between injections and HIV incidence

Document Type

News Article

Department

Ophthalmology

Abstract

Editors of medical journals accept that published research should be open to comment and
correction in published correspondence ([1]; Box 1).“Post-publication peer review” enables
comments on, clarifications of, and corrections to published research. All journals should
have a correspondence page for this purpose. I previously criticised the effective “statute of
limitations” in several leading general medical journals “whereby authors of papers are
immune to disclosure of methodological weaknesses once some arbitrary

Publication

Public Library of Science