Clinical research interrupted by Covid-19
I estimate that over 600k patients have been enrolled in clinical trials that were terminated, suspended or withdrawn due to Covid-19
Parkinson's research ethics
> Experimental Parkinson’s treatment draws ethics scrutiny with wealthy donor selected as first patient
> The problem here isn’t that Lopez received a transplant that thousands of other Parkinson’s patients wish they could try, but that a massive research effort was launched on his behalf because he paid for it.
A re-#introductions post!
I'm the research fairy, here to make your academic problems disappear! 🧚♂️ 🌈
Recent experimental medicine PhD graduate from McGill in #Bioethics. Research interests include: #ResearchEthics, #MetaResearch, #HumanResearch, #Oncology, #ClinicalTrials, #Epidemiology, #MachineLearning, #ArtificialIntelligence, #MoralEfficiency, #DrugDevelopment, #ClinicalAgnosticism, #ScientificValue
Expect a lot of posts about #StarTrek if you follow me, though
Drug development ethics
> Postmarketing commitments for novel drugs and biologics approved by the US Food and Drug Administration: a cross-sectional analysis
Turns out that most postmarketing commitments *are* followed-up with registered clinical trials (~90%), although there is a low rate of publication (~48%)
New friends on the Fediverse so here's a re-#introduction!
I'm The research fairy, here to make your academic problems disappear
I'm also admin for scholar.social
I try to balance anger, levity and sincerity and I just want the best for you all
Congrats to my colleague Carole on her new paper published today!
Assessment of Pregabalin Postapproval Trials and the Suggestion of Efficacy for New Indications
I have OPINIONS
My blog is here: https://www.bgcarlisle.com/blog/
I started https://scholar.social after being abused on mainstream social media, so that academics could have an alternative to birbsite that isn't full of trolls, racists and homophobes
Research ethics; AI
The Guardian: Why thousands of AI researchers are boycotting the new Nature journal
I'm the research fairy, here to make your academic problems disappear
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