Topol and Teirstein: The Click and Rub ShowView all posts »
Episode #7: What good is evidence-based medicine?Nov 11, 2010 10:55 EST
The backbone of cardiovascular research is the randomized clinical trial, which at great expense and effort seeks to enroll thousands of patients in the pursuit of an absolute reduction that is frequently around 1%. Is it really worth it? Is it time to find a new paradigm?