2 powerful slides from David Healy

Jun 03, 2012




These are 2 slides from a sobering talk by David Healy. They summarise trials of antidepressants.  Boxes above the red lines refer to studies with a positive outcome, and those below the line reflect studies with a negative outcome. The top slide  summarises the subset of studies considered for a Lancet systematic review. The bottom slide summarises all the studies the FDA had access to. When you can’t believe what you read…..



Post by Jonathan Rees

Clinical academic and skin watcher at the University of Edinburgh

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