Respectful Insolence

Archives for June 19, 2007

Grand Rounds

Lest I forget my medblogging duties, let me just post a brief plug for this week’s edition of Grand Rounds, hosted this time by Code Blog: Tales of a Nurse. I’m such an idiot; I forgot to submit some of my work to the carnival!

While I’m back on the topic of vaccines and autism after a long hiatus, thanks to the Atuism Omnibus, don’t know how I missed this article by Sharyl Attkisson, entitled Autism: Why the Debate Rages. I can’t recall the last time I saw so many logical fallacies and doggerel packed into an article on an…

If you leave aside the problem with the Autism Omnibus trial, which has just entered its second week, that annoys me the most, namely a hypothesis so poorly supported by science and so badly argued by a panoply of nonexperts could make it so far in our legal system and possibly even endanger the Vaccine…