the doctor – patient interaction is the key to good healthcare good patient-dr time and early time to definitive care = crucial timing as in any art anything that distracts from this , limits time, adds costs, is unneccessary silly computer overuse already does this, adding steps, wastes time, gathering irrelevant data, with massive […]Read more "The art of Medicine & computers"
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So i stumbled upon why most published research findings are false I was thinking about it,then recalled Yep,industry funded research here, not 15% more biased not 50% but a whopping 400% more biased. Ok, so cool, there’s plenty of independent research ye, hmm maybe. Ok how much research is industry funded http://undsci.berkeley.edu/article/who_pays Two interesting points […]Read more "Ioannidis,Lexchin, EBM,Research and infommercials"
Floating around the medical scene fairly recently is the concept of Evidence based medicine and that most medical methods currently used are founded on it. a google search on it evidence based medicine shows -About 44,300,000 results and it even has its own wikipedia page Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is a form of medicine that aims to […]Read more "The evidence based meme"
Multiple system errors exist – Overemphasis on low yield costly tests v astute history taking with focused and thorough examination We are producing less clinicians and more test reliant drones If you cannot come to a reasonable diagnosis without ANY tests in most situations, are you really a doctor? When training we had to justify every test […]Read more "Medical system errors -reboot"