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Philosophical critique exposes flaws in medical evidence hierarchies

Discussion in 'Health News and Research unrelated to ME/CFS' started by Cheshire, Nov 22, 2017.

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  1. Cheshire

    Cheshire Moderator Staff Member

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    Review by Tom Siegfried of a thesis by Christopher Blunt which analyzes evidence-based medicine’s evidence hierarchies.

    https://www.sciencenews.org/blog/context/critique-medical-evidence-hierarchies
     
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    Esther12 Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Thanks. The trouble is that every form of evidence can be corrupted and needs to be critically assessed - unfortunately, that's a lot of work, and people hate work!
     
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