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In Reply: The meta-analysis that we conducted in 19971 included the available evidence from placebo-controlled trials of β-blockers and diuretics. Dr Messerli and colleagues question whether the findings of Lindholm et al2 actually confirm ours. Regarding the placebo-controlled trials of...
Health and Work Productivity: Making the Business Case for Quality Health Care edited by Ronald C. Kessler and Paul E. Stang (The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Series on Mental Health and Development), 306 pp, with illus, $35, ISBN 0-226-43212-2, Chicago, Ill, University of...
Contemporary Issues in Bioethics: A Catholic Perspective by James J. Walter and Thomas A. Shannon, 293 pp, $65, ISBN 0-7425-5060-5, paper, $26.95, ISBN 0-7425-5061-3, Lanham, Md, Rowman & Littlefield, 2005. Bioethics and theology have had a rocky relationship. While bioethics was born out of...
Many individuals in the United States do not know the appropriate age at which cancer screening examinations should be initiated, according to a survey conducted by the National Cancer Institute. The 2005 Health Information National Trends Survey (http://cancercontrol.cancer.gov/hints), a...
Gene Mutations and Risk of Lynch Syndrome Lynch syndrome—also called hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer—is the most common hereditary familial colorectal cancer syndrome and is associated with specific mutations in the mismatch repair genes MLH1, MSH2, and MSH6. Two articles in this issue...
In Reply: My Editorial argued that, given limitations in design in the studies by Bellinger et al1 and DeRouen et al,2 it was unscientific to assume a no-effect conclusion. The limitations were statistical power too low to find a relatively small harmful effect, follow-up too brief, and...
Technology currently being used to monitor for early signs of bioterrorism and naturally occurring outbreaks may soon help improve the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) postmarketing surveillance system. Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge are...
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