Dealing with industry’s influence on clinical evidence

I co-wrote a piece for The Conversation about a new article that was published in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, written by Andreas Lundh and other luminaries from the research area. The authors showed that industry sponsored clinical trials more often report positive outcomes and fewer harmful side effects. The most interesting result from … Continue reading Dealing with industry’s influence on clinical evidence

Ensuring safe and effective drugs: who can do what it takes?

A nice editorial about the kinds of data available from industry-funded clinical trials, which was published yesterday in the BMJ and written by an inter-continental group of authors.Ensuring safe and effective drugs: who can do what it takes?