Tag Archives: David Tuller

Lancet continues to ignore request to reassess the reported PACE findings

Virology Blog post, 13 August, 2018: Trial By Error: Open Letter to The Lancet, version 3.0, by David Tuller, DrPH Two months ago, Professor Racaniello sent Lancet editor Richard Horton an open letter about the indisputable methodological and ethical failings of the PACE trial. This … Continue reading

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PACE trial: yet another appeal to the Lancet, with more on board

Trial By Error: Yet Another Appeal to The Lancet, With More On Board, by David Tuller, DrPH, in Virology blog, 10 July 2018 Last month, Professor Racaniello sent Lancet editor Richard Horton an open letter about the PACE trial signed … Continue reading

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Dutch report on CFS downgrades CBT & GET, calls for more research

The Dutch Health Council  report to their Parliament in the Hague on CFS, 19 March 2018. Report in Dutch          Summary in Dutch        Background Google translation of Report into English     Google translation of Summary into English  Google translation of Background into English The Report’s conclusions and … Continue reading

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Rethinking the treatment of CFS – a reanalysis of the PACE trial

Research abstract: Rethinking the treatment of chronic fatigue syndrome—a reanalysis and evaluation of findings from a recent major trial of graded exercise and CBT by Carolyn E. Wilshire, Tom Kindlon, Robert Courtney, Alem Matthees, David Tuller, Keith Geraghty and Bruce … Continue reading

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Rethinking the treatment of CFS – a reanalysis & evaluation of findings from a recent major trial of graded exercise and CBT

Research abstract: Rethinking the treatment of chronic fatigue syndrome—A reanalysis and evaluation of findings from a recent major trial of graded exercise and CBT, by Carolyn Wilshire, Tom Kindlon, Robert Courtney, Alem Matthees, David Tuller, Keith Geraghty and Bruce Levin [Preprint … Continue reading

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BMJ Best practice guide on CFS

BMJ Best Practice Guide, updated Nov 2017: Chronic fatigue syndrome Written by Dr James N Baraniuk Reviewed by Dr Rosemary Vallings, Dr Abijhit Chaudhuri Summary: Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is characterised by a sudden or gradual onset of persistent disabling … Continue reading

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Trial By Error: The NICE “Topic Expert” Reports (FOI)

Virology blog post, by David Tuller, 11 September 2017: Trial By Error: The NICE “Topic Expert” Reports Freedom of Information requests to NICE My first recent freedom of information request to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) … Continue reading

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Dr Tuller challenges lack of ethical review of Dr Crawley’s school absence study

Virology blog post, by David Tuller, 28 August 2017: Trial By Error: No Ethical Review of Crawley School Absence Study This is a complicated post. Here are the key points. The rest is details: *Professor Esther Crawley and co-authors claimed … Continue reading

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Trial by Error: The Science Media Centre’s desperate efforts to defend PACE

Virology blog, by David Tuller, 2 Aug 2017: Trial by Error: The Science Media Centre’s Desperate Efforts to Defend PACE This week, the Journal of Health Psychology published a special issue containing a raft of commentaries on the PACE trial. … Continue reading

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Trial by Error: NICE Declines to Disclose Names of Experts

Virology blog post, by Dr David Tuller, 24 July 2017: Trial by Error: NICE Declines to Disclose Names of Experts The Countess of Mar, a well-known advocate for ME/CFS patients in the House of Lords, has received a negative response … Continue reading

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