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July 18, 2018

BehindTheMedspeak: "Why Most Published Research Findings Are False"

Dr-house-the-surgeon-poster-in-india-by-sillypunter

It's the dirty little secret of so-called "Evidence-Based Medicine" (EBM): half the evidence is wrong.

Worse: we don't know which half.

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Read the 2005 paper that blew the medical establishment's mind and continues to rankle and vex.

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Me, I love trouble, so you know it just tickles me to death to point this classic out to peeps who get on their high horses.

July 18, 2018 at 12:01 PM | Permalink


Comments

You would like Ben Goldacre if you are not familiar with him. His book "Bad Science" is especially good.

Posted by: Rob | Jul 21, 2018 9:24:11 PM

Could be worse, you could be a social scientist like me.

Posted by: clifyt | Jul 19, 2018 10:55:16 AM

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