Big pharma is failing.

The current model for big pharma is to use very large trials to deal with a secular increase in the placebo response rate. These commercial organqanizations partner with clinical groups to recruit patients. There is significant money paid for recruiting patients, and more for keeping patients in the system to completion. It may be that … Continue reading Big pharma is failing.

Do Bloggers count as teachers?

Last night I started taking my own advice. I began posting Calvin's Institutes, which means I have to read it as I extract the text from a project Gutenberg file, add paragraphs, and format it. Old books matter. I would suggest that people also look at William Briggs, who is posting Aquinas' theology. Keeping the … Continue reading Do Bloggers count as teachers?