Category: Evidence-based medicine

1 10/4/2013

Imbalance in reporting on Alzheimer’s PET scan research


“Not-so-fine line between empowerment and fear, between awareness and exploitation” on testicular cancer campaigns

1 9/18/2013

Patient protection from conflicted medical guidelines

1 9/9/2013

When the word “cancer” corrupts thought and action. Labeling hurts. The words matter.


Basics for Evaluating Medical Research Studies


Star Tribune is wrong about experts recommending annual physicals


TV station should stop promoting questionable screening tests at MN State Fair

1 7/30/2013

If you have low back pain, chances are increasing that you won’t be treated based on best evidence


Articles in JAMA Int Med suggest echocardiography and bone densitometry overused


Waste & Harm in the Treatment of Mild Hypertension: overtreatment, industry influence