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Why Most Published Research Findings Are False?

There is increasing concern that most current published research findings are false. The probability that a research claim is true may depend on study power and bias, the number of other studies on the same question, and, importantly, the ratio of true to no relationships among the relationships probed in each scientific field. In this framework, a research finding is less likely to be true when the studies conducted in a field are smaller; when effect sizes are smaller; when there is a greater… Continue

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Migraine: Is acupuncture clinically viable for treating acute migraine?

Chinese investigators performed a well-designed, randomized trial to investigate the efficacy of true Chinese acupuncture compared with two different sham acupuncture approaches for the treatment of acute migraine attacks. Real acupuncture was superior to sham acupuncture, but the absolute pain relief was minimal.

Migraine is a frequent and disabling episodic headache with autonomic disturbances. Migraine attacks are usually treated with antiemetics followed by either analgesics or… Continue

Added by Network Admin on September 4, 2009 at 7:30pm — No Comments

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Practicing Medicine in the Age of Facebook

The New England Journal of Medicine published this letter in its Volume 361 (649-651 August 13, 2009 Number 7) Full text
Tell us your opinion about it.

Added by Network Admin on August 19, 2009 at 9:00pm — 1 Comment

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Positions offered in new journals to be launched in 2009

iMedPub Journals launches new scientific journals during 2009. Investigators interested in joining their Editorial Boards are invited to send a mail with the investigator's curriculum to


Journal on molecular mechanisms of methastasis


Publication covering molecular basis of human disease, human cancer genetics, the clinical manifestations of genetic disorders, applications of molecular genetics to… Continue

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