Metascience

, Volume 21, Issue 2, pp 387–390 | Cite as

Philosophy of medicine: between clinical trials and mechanisms

Jeremy Howick: The philosophy of evidence-based medicine. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011, 248pp, £37.99/€45.60 PB
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Acknowledgments

I thank Brendan Clarke, Donald Gillies and Phyllis Illari for the many interesting and insightful discussions about causality, evidence-based medicine and the ‘Russo-Williamson thesis’. Financial support from the British Academy is also gratefully acknowledged.

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© Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Philosophy-SECLUniversity of KentCanterburyUK

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