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Hilda Bastian

Washington DC
Blogger and Cartoonist

Scientist, blogger, cartoonist. Blogs Absolutely Maybe (@PLOSBlogs), at Statistically Funny on clinical epidemiology, & @MissingSciFaces. Tweets personal.

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@hildabast — 8,079 followers, 19,296 tweets

@CathyAbbottLab I've had it forever too - still makes me smile! I wish I knew where it came from
"A schoolgirl's secret" ... (Cartoonist unknown) https://t.co/bVprI7pOVS
There are 18 tools for assessing risk of reporting bias in/of a study, but we still don't have *the* one: @mjpages @jomck15 @JulianPTH  http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/8/3/e019703  https://t.co/GKcCc9Rpkp
@seis_matters @TimHVines @tonyR_H @mehmanib No problem! Sure, most probably don't. But there are many who do. I meant, in addition to editorial costs & profits, there's the costs of marketing, subscription seeking/processing &c, people doing press releases...
@TimHVines @tonyR_H @seis_matters @mehmanib I don't think data would make any difference. (Anyway, plenty of journals are society-owned or otherwise replete with academics who know what the costs of marketing & profits are vs editorial costs.)
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