Category: Journal practices


Yay for a BMJ journal news release for including caveats about an observational study!

3 7/29/2014

6th time I’ve called out BMJ news releases on observational studies

7 6/11/2014

BMJ news release on red meat & breast cancer may have misled reporters again


Improving news releases by medical journals and academic medical centers


My weekly fix from Richard Lehman’s journal review blog

17 1/22/2014

Misleading BMJ news releases may be one reason journalists report on more observational studies


Last week “clinical trial system broken”; this week “luxury journals distort/damage science”


Lehman lances the Lancet

2 11/22/2013

Nuts and death – journal animated video explanation


More evidence that being published in a journal sometimes doesn’t mean much