Episode 05: Picking out the bad apples

What was the most interesting thing we talked about? What was the least? How can we improve in future episodes?

Thank you, again, so much for listening! 

-Ania

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RetractionWatch

http://retractionwatch.com

http://retractiondatabase.org/RetractionSearch.aspx?

 

Majority of retractions are due to misconduct: Study confirms opaque notices distort the scientific record. http://retractionwatch.com/2012/10/01/majority-of-retractions-are-due-to-misconduct-study-confirms-opaque-notices-distort-the-scientific-record/

Wakefield’s original study, linking the MMR vaccine and autism - RETRACTED. http://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140-6736(97)11096-0.pdf

Andrew Wakefield Loses British Medical License, Stephen Barrett, M.D. http://www.casewatch.org/foreign/wakefield/sanction.shtml

Lancet Retracts Wakefield Paper, Stephen Barrett, M.D. https://www.autism-watch.org/news/lancet.shtml

Rao TSS, Andrade C. The MMR vaccine and autism: Sensation, refutation, retraction, and fraud. Indian Journal of Psychiatry. 2011;53(2):95-96. doi:10.4103/0019-5545.82529. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3136032/

Mistakes in Scientific Studies Surge By Gautam Naikhttp://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424052702303627104576411850666582080

Retracted Scientific Studies: A Growing List By MICHAEL ROSTON http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/05/28/science/retractions-scientific-studies.html

Ben Goldacre - Ted Talk http://www.ted.com/talks/ben_goldacre_what_doctors_don_t_know_about_the_drugs_they_prescribe