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References (Section 10)

References for “Research – good, bad, and unnecessary”: 1 Equator network resource centre for good reporting of health research studies: […]

Pester power and new drugs

‘New drugs by their very nature are incomplete products, as full information about their safety, effectiveness and impact on costs […]

Who decides what gets studied?

Clearly this situation is unsatisfactory, so how has it come about? One reason is that what gets studied by researchers […]

Earlier is not necessarily better

Key points Earlier does not necessarily lead to better ; sometimes it makes matters worse programmes should only be introduced […]

We do things because…

‘We [doctors] do things, because other doctors do so and we don’t want to be different, so we do so; […]


‘There is no way to know when our observations about complex events in nature are complete. Our knowledge is finite, […]