Widely Based Experience [WBE]

Published today, in Therapeutic Advances in Psychopharmacology. I consider this to be a seminal paper. The author of this paper is neither a ‘traditional’ academic nor a healthcare professional. The … Continue reading Widely Based Experience [WBE]

INSIDE science

In this piece, published in the Scotsman, 16 February 2021, Professor Graham Watt argues why ‘science can only take us so far in medicine’:

“Perceived”

Presented with uncertain symptoms the doctor, a diligent scientist, checked every bit of data that had ever been established: evidence-based and randomised controlled. This empathic doctor [a natural worrier] re-checked … Continue reading “Perceived”

BRAIN LOAN

Not far from Glenkindie, in remote Donside there is a marshy place known as ‘BRAIN LOAN’ BRAIN LOAN runs alongside Burny Gully. It so happens that my friend, Dr John … Continue reading BRAIN LOAN