Senator Grassley Releases Medical Ghostwriting Report

The New York Times points out a new report released by Sen. Chuck Grassley on medical ghostwriting taking place in scholarly publishing. The NYT has reported on this specific topic previously but here’s a brief summary taken from Grassley’s report (full PDF from NYTimes): Medical ghostwriting is a practice where pharmaceutical or device companies hire […]
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3 Sources for H1N1 Swine Flu Statistics and Charts

Looking for statistics, charts, or maps on H1N1 or seasonal influenza?  Here are three sources to get you started: Centers for Disease Control: Flu Activity & Surveillance http://www.cdc.gov/flu/weekly/fluactivity.htm Includes several charts and statistical tables including weekly and cumulative data on the number of infected a breakdown of types of influenza number of hospitalizations and deaths […]
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