Letter to the editor of The Washington Post criticizing NIH for its failure to alert public to an outbreak of a multi-antibiotic

In a letter to the editor of The Washington Post, Public Citizen responded to the August 23 front-page article, “Deadly bacteria stalked hospital.” NIH failed to meet its ethical obligation to inform the public about this dangerous threat to public health.

The full letter can be viewed at:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/as-superbug-spread-nih-failed-in-its-duty-to-protect/2012/08/24/dea27e94-ed45-11e1-866f-60a00f604425_story.html.