Kate Johnson's Medical Musings

Life through the eyes of a medical journalist

Ghostwriting – from “The Inside”: Outrage Hinges on Unclear Definitions

Ghostwriting from “The Inside” : Outrage Hinges on Unclear Definitions

By Kate Johnson

The Journal of the American Medical Association’s latest revelation of ghostwriting within its own pages and those of other top medical journals should come as no surprise to most medical academics. 

Why then the outrage from the general public?

My view “from the inside” reveals some glaring discrepancies in our understanding of the definition of authorship. Continue reading

September 22, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | | 4 Comments

To Prevent Dementia, Keep Your Heart Young

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September 22, 2009 Posted by | Prevention | , , | Leave a comment

A New Way to Prevent Breast Cancer?

From Your Total Health, an NBC/iVillage website.  Read more…

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September 10, 2009 Posted by | Breast Cancer, Oncology, Prevention, Uncategorized, Women's Health | 1 Comment

Egg Donation: Make me a Match

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September 2, 2009 Posted by | Fertility, Women's Health | Leave a comment