Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@mgtmccartney — 16,199 followers, 42,166 tweets

@helenadurham @SueCollis @BBCr4today Twitter shorthand: it doesn’t work as a cost effective screening programme which does more good than harm. There may be groups eg some ethnic groups/genetic risk is diff from: work not been done or incomplete
RT @RichardLehman1: This is the start of a terrific resource - covering mostly research biases at present, but moving ever wider, incl… https://t.co/lhdv1qSntT
It’s not ‘simple’ ; screening needs informed choice; these choices are nuanced. The published study is not of testing in general asymptomatic population and hasn’t shown real life benefit / magnitude of harm
Show More