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Drugs and Medical Pharmacology

The study of the origin, nature, properties, and actions of drugs and their effects on living organisms. (MeSH)

Drug Research and Publication Bias

It's not enough to read the abstract.  Critical appraisal is key in understanding the results of drug research. A key story that illustrates the importance of unpublished data, ethical science, proper citations, and more, shared by Dr. Doshi in the video below.

Published on Jan 9, 2013

Peter Doshi, Postdoctoral Fellow in Comparative Effectiveness Research, Johns Hopkins University Medical School, US, talks about "Accuracy, Completeness, and Transparency: lessons from Tamiflu experience"

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