Tag Archives: Medicine

Medicine needs to embrace open source – ZDNet

In 2015, Pfizer researchers discovered its rheumatoid arthritis drug, Enbrel, seemed to reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s by 64%. The company buried the results and didn’t follow up. Why? Because the statistical results, which lead to the conclusion that Enbrel might help with Alzheimer’s, didn’t meet “rigorous scientific standards.” Why not publish the results for others to… Read More »

Digital medicine professional society latest to join healthcare industry evolution – Forbes

Professional groups and industry-wide collaborations are emerging to drive the growth of healthcare innovation. The development of high-quality, evidence-based products and services is now being supported by the Digital Medicine Society (DiMe) as well as the existing Digital Therapeutic Alliance (DTA).  The use of digital tools for better diagnosis and outcomes is rapidly progressing. The global… Read More »