31 minutes | Apr 26, 2021

Episode 76: Listener's question - "Why do we only see positive results published?"

In today's episode, Dr Bahijja Raimi-Abraham answerers a listener's question "Why do we only see positive results published?" Additional Information Publication bias: the problem that won't go away  - Dickersin and Min (1993) Annals of The New York Academy of Sciences The importance of no evidence -  Editorial Nature Human Behaviour (2019) When Scientists Find Nothing: The Value of Null Results - Inside Science (2020) Monday Science Episode 70 - COVID19 Retracted Papers  Example of where studies have investigated the influence of publication bias and impact -  Suicide risk with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and other new-generation antidepressants in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies [Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 2021] - Vitamin D and covid-19 [BMJ, 2021] - Rapid Responses  BMC Psychology ‘results-free- peer-review' process PubPeer.com Episode image credit: www.unsplash.com Subscribe, follow, comment and get in touch! Submit your questions or send your voice note questions (up to 30 seconds) - https://www.mondaysciencepodcast.com/get-in-touch  e. info@mondaysciencepodcast.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/mondayscience/message
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