From Probability to Proof: The Respective Roles of Scientific Reviews and the Non-Scientific

TitleFrom Probability to Proof: The Respective Roles of Scientific Reviews and the Non-Scientific
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1997
AuthorsMatuchansky, C
JournalAccountability in Research: Policies & Quality Assurance
Volume5
Issue1-3
Pagination59
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number08989621
Accession Number3989353
KeywordsAuthorship , COMMUNICATION , Media Studies , MEDICINE , research , SCIENCE
AbstractDiscusses the respective roles of scientific reviews and the non-scientific press in the publicizing of medical research and its clinical applications. Distinctions between probability and proof; Pressure for prompt disclosure of research; Dealings between medical journals and the mass media.
NotesMatuchansky, Claude; Issue Info: Jan1997, Vol. 5 Issue 1-3, p59; Thesaurus Term: RESEARCH; Subject Term: COMMUNICATION in medicine; Subject Term: MEDICINE; Subject Term: SCIENCE -- Periodicals; NAICS/Industry Codes: 541712 Reseach and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Biotechnology); Number of Pages: 5p; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 2402
DOI10.1080/08989629708573897
Short TitleFrom Probability to Proof: The Respective Roles of Scientific Reviews and the Non-Scientific
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