HIV Patients Criticise NBMCH's Negative Role
The North Bengal Medical College and Hospital has described the criticism of its alleged negligence of HIV-positive persons as baseless. //
The superintendent and principal of NBMCH, Dr J B Saha, said here today that the allegation had no basis.
Yesterday around 200 HIV-positive persons ...
Assessing the quality of phase I clinical trial abstracts
...r Ho said: "ASCO is a much bigger meeting than ENA, with different objectives, scope and audience. Our study is not meant to be a direct comparison to criticise
the quality of abstracts submitted to either meeting. The data enable us to gain insight on areas where improvements in the quality of phase I trial a...
Report on patients' access to cancer drugs 'uses flawed methods to reached flawed conclusions'
...the Lancet that said it would be premature and petulant to dismiss the Karolinska report, Prof Coleman writes: It is neither premature nor petulant to criticise
a 75-page report that invents an incorrect method of estimating cancer survival in a single short sentence, gets the wrong answer, models the incorrec...
China Cannot Be Blamed for Rising CO2 Emissions: Britain Official
...ufacturing base to China knowing it was vastly more polluting than Japan, Europe or the US," Sauven added.
The Greenpeace director went on to criticise
the pattern of western investment in China as it impacted on the environment. "No environmental conditions were attached to this move. In fact the onl...
Scheme for Combating Malnourishment in MP Children Yet to Pick Up
...itiative has been a success, and NGOs are too uncharitable. "Let them take up one block, and show us if they can remove malnutrition there before they criticise
our efforts," Sharma said.
Rich Countries Need to Curb Genital Surgery Before Criticizing Traditional Practices
... this is at odds with the high social value placed on it in societies that practise it.
The high moral tone with which those in richer countries criticise
female genital mutilation would also be more credible if we in the rich North had not practised it and did not continue to practise it, he adds.
Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret.
...io. In most instances, even when caring neighbors and welfare professionals are readily available nothing much has been achieved.
“How can we criticise
families that are struggling to care for elderly relatives? Many are at the end of their tether, and unable to cope. It is easy to be critical, but ca...
Is it really only our kidneys that control blood pressure?
...eading experts. In the first ever published dialogue on the topic, Drs Montani & Vliet and Drs Osborn, Averina & Fink share their opinions with us and criticise
each-others theories. Their frank exchange of views provides an interesting and informative summary of the latest research into how blood pressure is ...
Are journal rankings distorting science?
... weightings to adjust for the average number of references across journals, or scoring journals on only their most important papers.
It’s easy to criticise
bibliometrics, but we should attempt to refine them and debate in parallel how we can track academic careers and encourage fewer, but better studies t...