"The results of a 1980 clinical trial on heart drug Lorcainide were not published until a decade later. Doctors didn’t know that more people died in the trial who were given Lorcainide than who were taking the placebo. It has been estimated that over 100,000 people died avoidably because they were prescribed drugs in the same class. Read about how the researchers were able to get the results of the study published."
"Every doctor will allow a colleague to decimate a whole countryside sooner than violate the bond of professional etiquette by giving him away." - George Bernard Shaw"
On a proper s. 24(2) analysis, the evidence should have been excluded. I would quash all of the convictions and enter acquittals.
"FDA is advising that the serious side effects associated with fluoroquinolone antibacterial drugs generally outweigh the benefits for patients with sinusitis, bronchitis, and uncomplicated urinary tract infections who have other treatment options. For patients with these conditions, fluoroquinolones should be reserved for those who do not have alternative treatment options"
Santa Clara, CA: A consumer fraud class action lawsuit has been filed in California against UniRush alleging its prepaid Visa cards, called RushCards, denied account holders access to funds held in customer accounts, misappropriated funds held in those accounts and unlawfully imposed fees and charges.Filed by card holder Calvin Smith, individually and for all others... Continue Reading →
"...The court’s discretion would therefore include the discretion not to name a particular health practitioner if that health practicioner fails to meet the criteria set out in Rule 4.1.01 on the basis of bias. While it would be uncommon to find an expert biased and impartial, such an expert so found should not be allowed to have any role in the court process.