TITLE

2009 - What does it take to put an ugly fact through the heart of a beautiful hypothesis? (Editorial)

AUTHOR(S)
Haynes, R. Brian; Haynes, Graeme A.
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;3/17/2009, Vol. 150 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article presents the authors views on medical hypotheses. They state that there are vested interests involved in the field of medical hypothesis and research. The authors predict that even if the promotion of disgraced medical interventions are desisted, their prescription by licensed practitioners would persist for decades. They state that "knowledge translation (KT) research" is becoming fashionable and is beginning to address the right questions.
ACCESSION #
38421567

 

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