The Power and Pitfalls of Omics: George Davey Smith’s storming talk at ME/CFS conference
Read about the talk that stole the show at a recent ME/CFS conference in Simon McGrath's two-part blog.
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Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by MeSci, Mar 30, 2015.

  1. MeSci

    MeSci ME/CFS since 1995; activity level 6?

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    I couldn't find a thread about this site, but have just learned of it and thought it would be of interest, not least the pie chart showing how few clinical interventions are actually supported by randomised controlled trial (RCT) evidence.

    I'm not at all surprised by this, in view of the frequent articles in Physician's First Watch that report that an intervention that has been used for decades has been found to be ineffective.
     
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  2. zzz

    zzz Senior Member

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    I think that the pie chart says it all:

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  3. alex3619

    alex3619 Senior Member

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    This is an open secret and one of the reasons touted to justify EBM.
     
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