Monday, July 04, 2005

do trucks carry cadavers to medical schools

In addition, just because something is undergoing a clinical trial
doesn't mean it works or FDA considers it to be a proven therapy,
says Donald Pohl, of FDA's Office of AIDS and Special Health
Issues. "You can't jump to that conclusion," he says. A trial can fail to
prove that the product is effective, he explains. And that's not just true
for alternative products. Even when the major drug companies
sponsor clinical trials for mainstream products, only a small fraction
are proven safe and effective.

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