"We require an overhaul of a system where, at every level, financial interest continues to trump what’s best for patients – not only to improve the quality of care, but to restore trust in medical research" says #NHS
“We should be concerned about the very integrity of medical research on which doctors rely to make clinical decisions”
What are the actual risks of stopping statins? How doctors are misinformed & that doesn’t help the people.
“there are too many people with conflicts of interest taking decisions about policy and the way forward” - great piece by in today's Guardian
“The healthcare system faces a crisis of trust; ill-informed doctors and poor research are harming patients”
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“A full public inquiry on the scale of Chilcot into the Iraq war may ultimately be required to overhaul healthcare system”
Oh dear, says UK healthcare system 'facing failure, rooted in an epidemic of misinformed doctors and patients'. Could be talking about SA!
Essential reading for anyone with the remotest interest in health. By the brilliant
'The battle we face in healthcare is one of “truth versus money”.' Food politics & research politics are barriers to better health.
Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry: says cardiologist
ICYMI: Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry
Even 80% of doctors don't trust Drug/Pharma Co sponsored research. Are your medicines harming you rather than healing you?
Big Pharma greed, scientific fraud, ill informed doctors & misled patients are responsible for millions of deaths across the globe. US & UK healthcare needs an urgent overhaul! #NHS
You clearly are clueless but I don’t blame you. You’re just a by product of a system failure and you’re also probably in the 70% that would fail a basic test on understanding of what evidence based medicine is. Surrender your hubris and learn something;)
"A full public inquiry on the scale of Chilcot into the Iraq war may ultimately be required..." Good call - fraud in healthcare affects way more people than the Iraq war.
If you’re wondering why I don’t trust doctors or the pharmaceutical industry for advice on health and nutrition, sums it up perfectly in this article
Thought-provoking piece from
Dear Mr Hunt, the elephant in the room not being mentioned causing millions to suffer unnecessarily and hundreds of thousands of unnecessary deaths globally is the corporate criminal activity of the Pharmaceutical industry. Will you address this head on?
Aseem Malhotra with some home truths on the state of #medicine... #pharma #doctors #corruption
What’s the elephant in the room at the root of our healthcare crisis? Big Pharma greed, endemic scientific fraud in major UK institutions, ill informed doctors and misled patients! #NHS
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The brilliant hits the nail on the head again . I can feel the winds of change coming!
“The battle we face in healthcare is one of truth versus money”
Via 'The battle we face in healthcare is one of “truth versus money”.' Food politics & research politics are barriers to better health.
Statistical and health illiteracy, far from being the exception, is actually the norm, even in healthcare, says British cardiologist . A great read.
Reliability of research findings published in medical journals must be questioned:'7% of more than 60,000 clinical studies analysed passed criteria of being high quality and clinically relevant to patients" #GP #statins #research #NHS #HSE
Truth VS money – An unsettling read from on conflicts of interest driving healthcare policy & practice
Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry | Aseem Malhotra | Healthcare Professionals Network | The Guardian a strong call to action and a reminder to all to uphold the Hippocratic oath and 'do no harm'
"Pharma companies are not legally bound to sell patients the best treatment, but they are obliged to provide profit"
nails it. A must read for anyone interested in the future of #healthcare #medicine #globalhealth #publichealth #health
Great article by explaining some of the problems of poor studies, false evidence and conflicts of interest in medical research.
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These so-called "skeptics" also use buzzwords like "evidenced-based", "peer review", "replicable" without broadly understanding how conflicts of interests, data manipulation, faulty trial construction, etc are clandestinely utilized in medical journals
"Systemic failure to regulate against the excesses of Big Food and Big Pharma is a false economy." Via in
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"Finance trumps patients at every level – UK #healthcare needs an inquiry" warns of a crisis of trust in the health care system #NHS #GPs #Budget2017
"Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry" | Aseem Malhotra
In the UK “the healthcare system is facing failure, rooted in an epidemic of misinformed doctors and patients” argues Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry | Aseem Malhotra
I love this guy. Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry | Aseem Malhotra
Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry Malhotra IMPROVED OUTCOMES OR IMPROVED INCOMES
On calls for a public inquiry to tackle the “epidemic of misinformed doctors and patients” #healthcare
ill informed HC professionals using outdated guidelines based on poor research concerned misleads public&decision makers budgets
„The battle of truth vs money” - great article by
Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry | Aseem Malhotra
Lots to ponder on. Excellent piece by 7% of 60,000 Studies passed intense scrutiny.
Good read by . "Carl Heneghan, director of the Centre of Evidence Based-Medicine at Oxford University, said 'there are too many people with conflicts of interest taking decisions about policy'."
Everybody with an interest in healthcare should read this. (That's all of us, btw). There is so much wrong here. > Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry - Guardian Healthcare Professionals Network
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Does money trump truth?
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"Between 2009 - 2014, industry received fines totalling $13bn for illegal marketing of drugs, hiding data on harms & manipulation of results. As pointed out in BMJ editorial “few systematic changes have occurred to prevent such problems occurring again”.
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Your expose mentioned here Prof. I think you’ll agree problem is much deeper.
Health journalists need to realise they are often just being used to spread misinformation to suit the financial interests of institutions and conflicted scientists #NHS
Its time for , & the department of health to launch a public campaign that reducing medication prescriptions & healthier lifestyles are key to sustaining the #NHS
Universities and medical journals are ‘as likely to admit the full extent of research misconduct as church leaders are to confess the extent of child abuse by priests’ via #choosingwisely #NHS
Honoured to be invited to the #HuxleySummit today. Much work to do to take science out of darkness, restore trust in medical research and truly put patients first! #choosingwisely #lessismore #NHS
‘There are too many people with conflicts of interest taking decisions about policy and the way forward’ is spot on! #EBM #NHS
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Interesting. Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry | Aseem Malhotra
Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry | Aseem Malhotra
Dimunitive fines for fraud and systemic dysinformation incentize these behaviors. Gov'ts: "Bad Pharma ! bad !" wink wink
#Disruption theory predicts that you can't "solve" this problem without creating a new marketplace for data and disruption of existing power relations in the health system. 's Patient Will See You Now
Finance trumps patients at every level – UK healthcare needs an inquiry | Aseem Malhotra Have you seen this ??
In this latest "everyone is evil in HC" piece no mention of which pushes treatments small net benefits onto overworked GPs