Leading medical journal The Lancet has launched an attack on what it calls the systematic review ‘gravy train’ saying it is a fundamentally flawed process due to the inclusion of small, biased trials. In a scathing commentary article, the Lancet’s editor Dr Richard Horton takes aim at the Cochrane Library and funding bodies such as ...
Garbage in, garbage out: Lancet lashes systematic reviews ‘industry’
By Michael Woodhead
19 Nov 2019