@EdwardTufte 11 months ago
Seek precise update to 2018 (or 2017) of notable @OurWorldInData graphic life expectancy vs medical care costs 1970-2014, for my new book. Need data table+sources for available countries. Will credit work, pay you. #epidemiology #statistics #datascience #healtheconomics https://t.co/l1xM1zsIWB
@EdwardTufte 2 years ago
A+ On the credibility, integrity, and motives of some recent medical research, by Richard Smith, who served as editor of the British Journal of Medicine for 13 years. Must-see at https://blogs.bmj.com/bmj/2013/09/09/richard-smith-time-for-science-to-be-about-truth-rather-than-careers/ #biostatistics #statistics #Rstats #datascience https://t.co/IkWmhTBMPb
@EdwardTufte 2 years ago
If use of every statistical model was accompanied warnings similar to those accompanying every prescription drug. In medical research, mistakes in data analysis can shorten 1000s of lives. #biostatistics #statistics #datascience https://t.co/GhLltkd3NG
@EdwardTufte 3 years ago
A+ On evidence in medicine; even editor of The Lancet believes 50% of published are false. http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/878660?nlid=114229_3866&src=WNL_mdplsfeat_170418_mscpedit_card&uac=142661DN&spon=2&impID=1330804&faf=1 #datascience #analytics
@EdwardTufte 4 years ago
Naive, absurd, world-record p-values reported in medical paper. #statistics #biostatistics #datascience https://t.co/gZpH7KlxZn
@EdwardTufte 4 years ago
"We've spent billions to fix our medical records, they're still an Epic mess. Here's why." http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2015/10/epic-systems-judith-faulkner-hitech-ehr-interoperability #EHR #EMR #bigdata