Dr. Margaret McCartney

Dr. Margaret McCartney is a family doctor in Glasgow, Scotland who writes for the British Medical Journal and for general media. She broadcasts for the BBC's Radio 4 ‘Inside Health’ programme. Her main interests are evidence-based medicine, screening, risk, ethics and uncertainty. She’s the author of “The Patient Paradox - why sexed up medicine is bad for your health”. She blogs at www.margaretmccartney.com and tweets @mgtmccartney