Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: scientific data

  • Fraudulent medical research and “zombie articles”

    Howard Fischer Uppsala, Sweden   A misleadingly scaled pictogram, in which there seem to be more bananas collected than the other fruits. “Pictograph not aligned and different size” by Smallman12q on Wikimedia. CC BY-SA 3.0. A correctly scaled pictogram, in which the fruit icons are of nearly equal size. “Pictograph aligned and similar size” by…