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Category: Medical devices


How “groundbreaking” are skin cholesterol tests?


PREVAIL trial’s tangled mess of news release, broken embargo, confusion over heart device data


Cyberknife ads – one example of increasing excess of hospital marketing


Incomplete MPR reporting on Mayo prostate cancer scan


More Star Tribune home cooking on medical device stories about Medtronic, St. Jude

6 11/5/2012

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

2 11/1/2012

Reporting on the Medtronic mess – a recipe for home cooking in Twin Cities?


Medical devices and shared decision-making: Daisy chains of decades of device approval without rigorous assessment


Industry editorial makes outlandish claim about impact of medical devices


When Practitioners Harm More Than Heal