The US Preventive Services Task Force’s draft revisions of its recommendations on prostate cancer screening are now posted online.
Meantime, the USA Today website posts this mammography screening chart created by Steve Woloshin and Lisa Schwartz of the VA Outcomes Research Group in Vermont.
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“A new STAT analysis shows the effort has been marked by disorder and disorganization, with huge financial resources wasted...If the goal was to optimize the likelihood of figuring out the best treatment options, the system is off course” https://www.statnews.com/2020/07/06/data-show-panic-and-disorganization-dominate-the-study-of-covid-19-drugs/
US remdesivir purchase: "the apotheosis of a self-centered nation” but good news for the rest of the world? https://www.healthnewsreview.org/2020/07/some-global-reaction-to-the-news-of-us-mass-purchase-of-remdesivir/
For breakfast, @GarySchwitzer swallows 2 observational studies with an anti-irritant chaser. https://www.healthnewsreview.org/2020/06/for-breakfast-give-me-2-observational-studies-and-an-anti-irritant/#.XvtqMk8i5e8.twitter