Author's reply to Shrier: "Publication bias, with a focus on psychiatry: causes and solutions".

@article{Turner2013AuthorsRT,
  title={Author's reply to Shrier: "Publication bias, with a focus on psychiatry: causes and solutions".},
  author={Erick H. Turner},
  journal={CNS drugs},
  year={2013},
  volume={27 9},
  pages={775-6}
}
Publication bias undermines the integrity of the evidence base by inflating apparent drug efficacy and minimizing drug harms, thus skewing the risk-benefit ratio. This paper reviews the topic of publication bias with a focus on drugs prescribed for psychiatric conditions, especially depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and autism. Publication bias… CONTINUE READING