inaugural Lecture by Professor Neil Hawkins How to be a better critic: three principles for the reasonable synthesis of scientific evidence
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 10:07:00 BST
“How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.” Benjamin Disraeli 1860 I find my days are frequently clouded as I chance upon articles with attention-seeking titles such as “Why Most Published Research Findings Are False”, “Why all randomised controlled trials produce biased results” and “Why clinical trial outcomes fail to translate into benefits for patients”.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 10:00:00 BST
By the early 1960s, economics was beginning to pay attention to health issues. Understanding why market failure in health care occurs and a wide spread acknowledgement of the need for government intervention in the provision of health care paved the way for the discipline of health economics
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:03:00 BST