Great covid RCT from WHO. Reported here that Gilead had the negative results 10 days before they sold €800m of remdesivir to the EU, tho they say the manuscript they got in Sept was "materially different". Would be interesting to see them side by side.
Shouldn’t the headline be “Remdesivir has no effect on Covid-19 mortality evidence of Solidarity Trial”. Very little effect suggest some effect. I don’t think the trial shows any evidence of an impact on mortality in patients in the trial. Does it?
Randomised controlled trials matter. Remdesivir has very little effect on Covid-19 mortality, WHO finds
Remdesivir has very little effect on Covid-19 mortality, WHO finds
Remdesivir has no effect on Covid-19 mortality, finds via
Remdesivir has very little effect on Covid-19 mortality, WHO finds
Remdesivir has very little effect on Covid-19 mortality, WHO finds
The drugs don't work - except dexamethasone which we already knew helped in adult respiratory distress. We don't have a vaccine. We're back in a previous century and the answer is traditional public health measures, however inconvenient.