Saturday, November 05, 2005

landmark communicationsand medical education

To FDA, it doesn't matter whether the product or treatment is labeled
alternative or falls under the auspices of mainstream American medical
practice. (Mainstream American medicine essentially includes the
practices and products the majority of medical doctors in this country
follow and use.) It must meet the agency's safety and effectiveness
criteria before being allowed on the market.

mac continuing medical education programs

In a clinical trial, results observed in patients getting the treatment are
compared with the results in similar patients receiving a different
treatment or placebo (inactive) treatment. Preferably, neither patients
nor researchers know who is receiving the therapy under study.