Science, rhetoric and the causality of adverse events.

  • D. Healy
  • Published 2011 in
    The International journal of risk & safety in…

Abstract

This paper outlines aspects of the interface between law and science in the domain of treatment induced injury, using examples drawn from litigation on SSRIs. In the face of claims that randomized controlled trials provide uniquely appropriate evidence and that there should be a statistically significant doubling of the risks on treatment, the examples used… (More)
DOI: 10.3233/JRS-2011-0534

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@article{Healy2011ScienceRA, title={Science, rhetoric and the causality of adverse events.}, author={D. Healy}, journal={The International journal of risk & safety in medicine}, year={2011}, volume={23 3}, pages={149-62} }