Rants & Ramblings

random commentary about culture, media, politics, technology and whatnot.

dec
13
2010

Lies, Damned Lies, and Medical Science | The Atlantic

David H. Freedman writes, “Much of what medical researchers conclude in their studies is misleading, exaggerated, or flat-out wrong. So why are doctors — to a striking extent — still drawing upon misinformation in their everyday practice? Dr. John Ioannidis has spent his career challenging his peers by exposing their bad science.”