When the medical profession shuts down

The following response, by Dr Rita Pal, was published online by the BMJ in 2001. In the 20 years that have passed, including the rise of social media, has the … Continue reading When the medical profession shuts down

“Trump is finally booted off Twitter for good”

This was one of the headlines in last Sunday’s newspapers: The article began by saying: Twitter [the business] was quoted: A sub-headline failed to recognise the good that social media … Continue reading “Trump is finally booted off Twitter for good”

Richard Holloway: ‘But to repeat:’

Richard Holloway in ‘Stories We Tell Ourselves’ :

‘That kind of anger is a giveaway’

This passage from ‘Stories We Tell Ourselves’ by Richard Holloway reminded me of writings and research into certainty and medical decison making: