Richard Smith: Scrap peer review and beware of ‘top journals’

“The neurologist and epidemiologist Cathie Sudlow has written a highly readable and important piece in the BMJ exposing Science magazine’s poor reporting of a paper on chronic fatigue syndrome, but she reaches the wrong conclusions on how scientific publishing should change. For those of you who have missed the story …” (more)

[HT: Andrew Maynard]
[Juliet Walker, BMJ Group Blogs, 22 March]

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