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Accreditation defined

Accreditation could be defined as a proprietory therapeutic method that uses highly concentrated record-keeping combined with a dilute programme of intensive inspection, whose effects, when administered to organisations that currently satisfy customers well enough to still be in business, deliver a feeling … Continue reading

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Opening up data at the European Medicines Agency

Professor Peter Gøtzsche and Anders Jørgensen have reported on the problems they encountered obtaining data from the European Medicines Agency. The reason? Doctors cannot choose the best treatments for their patients despite the existence of hundreds of thousands of randomised trials. … Continue reading

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