The 12th Invest in ME Research Conference June, 2017, Part 2
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"Weighing Up Anonymity and Openness in Publication Peer Review" (May 13)

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Dolphin, May 14, 2015.

  1. Dolphin

    Dolphin Senior Member

    Minority interest, probably. No direct relevance to ME/CFS

    "Weighing Up Anonymity and Openness in Publication Peer Review"
    (May 13)
    by Hilda Bastian

    Like a mini-review paper where she looks at the data from studies and trials.

    At one point, she mentions "Science has a status bias problem" (i.e. higher status researchers are treated better by peer review).

    Quite a long article. Not the most exciting thing I've read and the evidence isn't clear cut for a lot of it but maybe of interest to somebody.
    Simon, snowathlete, ahmo and 2 others like this.
  2. Snow Leopard

    Snow Leopard Hibernating

    South Australia
    I am a fan of Hilda Bastian, she is from Australia (lived in my town for a while actually), and was for many years, a somewhat well known consumer advocate.

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