- Are explanatory trials ethical? Shifting the burden of justification in clinical trial designKirstin Borgerson
Department of Philosophy, Dalhousie University, 6135 University Avenue, PO Box 15000, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2, Canada
Theor Med Bioeth 34:293-308. 2013....
- Valuing evidence: bias and the evidence hierarchy of evidence-based medicineKirstin Borgerson
Department of Philosophy, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
Perspect Biol Med 52:218-33. 2009..The article concludes with a discussion of the nature and role of biases in medical research and suggests that medical researchers should pay closer attention to social mechanisms for managing pervasive biases...
- Evidence-based alternative medicine?Kirstin Borgerson
Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
Perspect Biol Med 48:502-15. 2005..Moreover, because similar problems beset the evaluation of mainstream medical therapies, reevaluation of standards of evidence will benefit everyone in the medical community--including, most importantly, patients...