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Nature’s Challenges in irreproducible research

Nature published a special on Challenges in irreproducible research. Monya Baker wrote on the crisis of reproducibility in research – 1,500 scientists lift the lid on reproducibility. The figures are grim for the discipline of science in which so many place … Continue reading

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Dose:response relationship – Medicine. Poison. Accreditation.

Consider these charts that show possible dose-response relationships of medicines.  Also of poisons.  Why has no similar research been done on the effects of accreditation?  Does that fact that is imposed by legislation and marketplace coercion imply that testing will … Continue reading

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“It can be proven that most claimed research findings are false”

I find it bizarre that doctors and scientists have accepted the ISO/UKAS accreditation philosophy without any proof that it works. They should know better. There are three strands to clinical science. 1. Speculative science that generates new hypotheses. 2. Academic and … Continue reading

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