1 Boring Old Man bores ever more deeply into the newly available raw data from GlaxoSmithKline’s study of Paxil in children, finding that “if this information had been available eleven years ago, all of this wouldn’t have happened. GSK, Sally Laden, and the guest authors couldn’t have published a study that said, “Paroxetine is generally well tolerated and effective for major depression in adolescents.” The only reason they could say that is because this raw data wasn’t available to the curious or the critics. The authors could twist it and turn it into something it wasn’t, because it couldn’t be checked.”
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