Tag Archives: Association of Clinical Biochemistry (ACB)

Is the NHS sustainable? Perhaps, if money ceases to be wasted.

Clinical trial design is still far from perfect. CMI highlight: What’s wrong with trial design and how can we improve it? Marc Bonten from the University Medical Center Utrecht published a comment outlining why he considers traditional randomized controlled trials … Continue reading

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The mercy of quality?

Rather than accepting Lord Carter of Coles as an authority on pathology, we should recognise him as a Blair crony and one whose boardroom interests will probably not see him become financially worse off with the privatisation of the NHS.  Written in the … Continue reading

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Same as…

The bogus claims of some hairy Victorians are falling. The Telegraph‘s obituary of Dr Thomas Szasz, an opponent of the psychiatry movement, reminds us of his observation that, “When metaphor is mistaken for reality and is then used for social purposes, then … Continue reading

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