Category Archives: PLoS Medicine

Autores de articulos legalmente responsables en caso de lesiones del paciente


Proponen que los autores firmantes de un artículo sean legalmente responsables en caso de que el paciente sufra lesiones JANO.es · 30 Enero 2012 1 Un triunvirato de expertos plantea que los médicos que avalen trabajos realizados según las directrices … Continue reading

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Disease Mongering


Disease mongering From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia A collection of articles on disease mongering. PLoS Medicine. 2006 Disease mongering is a pejorative term for the practice of widening the diagnostic boundaries of illnesses, and promoting public awareness of such, in order to expand … Continue reading

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Association of Mild Anemia with Cognitive, Functional, Mood and Quality of Life Outcomes in the Elderly: The “Health and Anemia” Study


Asociacion de anemia leve con calidad de vida en ancianos. Estudio “Health and Anemia”. Texto en PDF Ugo Lucca1*, Mauro Tettamanti1, Paola Mosconi2, Giovanni Apolone3, Francesca Gandini1, Alessandro Nobili1, Maria Vittoria Tallone4, Paolo Detoma4, Adriano Giacomin5, Mario Clerico6, Patrizia Tempia6, … Continue reading

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A Randomised, Blinded, Placebo-Controlled Trial in Dementia Patients Continuing or Stopping Neuroleptics (The DART-AD Trial)


Clive Ballard1*, Marisa Margallo Lana2, Megan Theodoulou3, Simon Douglas4, Rupert McShane5, Robin Jacoby3, Katja Kossakowski1, Ly-Mee Yu6, Edmund Juszczak6, on behalf of the Investigators DART AD 1 Wolfson Centre for Age-Related Diseases, King’s College London, London, United Kingdom, 2 Northgate … Continue reading

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Estimating Incidence from Prevalence in Generalised HIV Epidemics: Methods and Validation


Fuente: PLoS Medicine Timothy B. Hallett1*, Basia Zaba2,3, Jim Todd4, Ben Lopman1, Wambura Mwita3, Sam Biraro4, Simon Gregson1,5, J. Ties Boerma6, on behalf of the ALPHA Network 1 Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom, 2 London School of Hygiene and … Continue reading

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When Conflicts of Interest Threaten Scientific Integrity | Public Library of Science


The growing commercialization of scientific research has increasingly forced biomedical publishers to grapple with real and perceived conflicts of interest. Every scientist has a competing interest when it comes to getting published in a high-profile journal—a prestigious publication record brings … Continue reading

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When Conflicts of Interest Threaten Scientific Integrity | Public Library of Science


The growing commercialization of scientific research has increasingly forced biomedical publishers to grapple with real and perceived conflicts of interest. Every scientist has a competing interest when it comes to getting published in a high-profile journal—a prestigious publication record brings … Continue reading

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Cochrane Child Health Field


The Cochrane Child Health Field, whose tag line is “promoting best evidence in child health,” has announced that a trials register will shortly be available. The register will be a searchable database of over 30,000 pediatric RCTs and CCTs published … Continue reading

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