COPD quality dilemma
In his letter of March 15, Dr Keith Charlton wonders if he understands your article 'GPs split over COPD quality dilemma' (News, March 8). He doesn't.
I do not chair a NICE group. I had no part in the NICE guideline on COPD. I have no involvement with NICE. I am, however, chairman of the General Practice Airways Group.
Dr John Haughney
Editor's note: Our apologies to Dr Haughney
for publishing criticisms based on a misunderstanding and for any ambiguity in our article that may have contributed to it.