Category: Evidence-based medicine


Incomplete MPR reporting on Mayo prostate cancer scan

16 12/3/2012

Critic calls American Psychiatric Assoc. approval of DSM-V “a sad day for psychiatry”


Reconciling primary care and specialist perspectives on prostate screening


General health checkups find lots of new problems but don’t cut morbidity/mortality

6 11/13/2012

Not so fast on fasting for cholesterol tests


An unusual TV news sweeps period piece: profile of an evidence-based doc

6 11/5/2012

Proton Beam Therapy: evaluating claims in ASTRO papers of “excellent” quality of life data

8 11/1/2012

“Keep some healthy skepticism about claims for silver bullets, perfect cures, and huge effects”


Ioannidis evidence-based medicine update


Potpourri: What is AHA smoking? Will flu shots keep you healthy? Why do some oppose comparative effectiveness research?