‘How to Improve’

The Nuffield Trust has recently published “Learning from Scotland’s NHS”. This report was based on a select group of “30 senior leaders and experts from Scottish health and care”. One … Continue reading ‘How to Improve’

Making science a reality

It has been a long time since I last wrote on Hole Ousia about my activism for a science that strives for objectivity. It is probably reasonable to suggest that … Continue reading Making science a reality

“In pursuit of marketing approval” [antidepressants for anxiety]

This is a report in the current BMJ:  This was the result of the pursuit of the market:The US Food and Drug Administration failed to ensure scientific objectivity:Robert K Merton would … Continue reading “In pursuit of marketing approval” [antidepressants for anxiety]