Category: Evaluating the quality of evidence

2 3/23/2015

Questions for TIME about its prediction of a pill to make us more compassionate

3 3/12/2015

“Acting as though statistical significance implies truth isn’t even approximately correct” – part 3 of a series

3 3/11/2015

Are P-values above .05 really just statistical noise? Part 2 of 3

4 3/10/2015

Statistically significant: where to draw the line? Part 1 of series to help journalists/readers

4 3/4/2015

And, in the mice are not people department of TIME.com……….

3/4/2015

BMJ back on bad track with its news releases: now gout & Alzheimer’s

8 3/2/2015

Heartburn Hell on the NBC Today Show: omitting things consumers might want to know about a $14K device

6 2/27/2015

A simple test proven to predict how long you’ll live? Gannett gaffe

2/23/2015

Of Mice and Women: News Release Dupes Media on Rodent Fertility Treatment

1 2/19/2015

Dr. Manny, The Medicine Hunter, and a wild, psychoactive trip on network TV