This HealthNewsReview podcast features an important topic: Is there overdiagnosis of diabetes? Is the creation of the term and the diagnosis of “pre-diabetes” another form of over diagnosis? Read more »
This Therapeutics Initiative podcast features Alan Cassels in conversation with Dr. Barbara Mintzes and Dr. Tom Perry of the UBC Therapeutics Initiative discussing the quality of prescribing information that physicians receive from pharmaceutical sales representatives, the topic of Therapeutics Letter 91, August - September 2014. Scroll down and click play to listen to this podcast.
This Therapeutics Initiative podcast features Ms. Johanna Trimble in conversation with Dr. Tom Perry of the UBC Therapeutics Initiative discussing polypharmacy and approaches to reducing it, the topic of Therapeutics Letter 90, June - July 2014. Scroll down and click play to listen to this podcast.
Host Alan Cassels in conversation with Dr. James M Wright, Director of the UBC Therapeutics Initiative discussing proven and associated harms of statins, the topic of Therapeutics Letter 89, April - May 2014.
Hosted by Alan Cassels with guests Dr Jim Wright reporting the findings of the Therapeutics Initiative's own systematic review of the randomized controlled trial evidence of the benefits and harms of bisphosphonates.
Submitted by Therapeutics Initiative on Mon, 2011-05-30 16:30
THERAPEUTICS LETTER ISSUE 78 / MAY - AUG 2010
Listen to Alan Cassels interview Dr Juan Erviti from the Drug Prescribing Service in Navarre, Spain and Dr Jim Wright from the Therapeutics Initiative at UBC regarding the use of bisphophonates for bone fractures.