TIME Magazine on EBM

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Are Doctors Just Playing Hunches?

Nobody pretends medicine is easy, but if there’s one thing we ought to be able to rely on, it’s that the doctors looking out for us are doing more than playing hunches. We take certain medicines because they work, right? We go into the operating room for certain procedures because they’ll make us well, don’t we?

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Also, check out the comments at Kevin, MD for very strong (and mostly negative) opinions on the nature, purpose and effects of EBM.

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