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Cultivating awareness of the Holocaust in medicine

As a positive reaction to the commentary "Offline: Medicine and the Holocaust - it's time to teach” by The Lancet editor Prof Richard Horton, we sent the following letter to The Lancet, one of the leading international medical journals (letter available here). It was published on 27th of January, International Holocaust Remembrance Day of the liberation of Auschwitz, 75 years ago.

Diethard Tauschel, Peter Selg, Friedrich Edelhäuser, Andrea Witowski, Hedy S Wald