Making Research More Useful: Reproducibility, Translation, and Incentives
"How do we correct and deal with the medical misinformation mess?" In the context of the reproducibility crisis, Dr. Ioannidis explains the importance of meta-analyses, but also how meta-analyses can present unique problems. Learn the eight features of useful research, which should be considered before carrying out any study. Presented by Dr. John Ioannidis, Professor, Medicine & Health Research & Policy; Co-Director, Meta-Research Innovations Center, Stanford University. (2017)
What are the most common signs and symptoms of thyroid disease? How is thyroid disease treated? For Thyroid Awareness Month, we answer some common questions about thyroid disease in children and adolescents.
In the lead up to National Indigenous Peoples Day, a Cowichan Elder who's a cultural supervisor on a preterm births study said researchers need to involve the community from the start and avoid "swooping in."
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