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How can you tell if the bold headlines seen on social media are truly touting the next big thing or if the article isn't worth the paper it's printed on? Understanding Medical Studies, will provide you with the tools and skills you need to critically interpret medical studies, and determine for yourself the difference between good and bad science. The course covers study-design, research methods, and statistical interpretation. It also delves into the dark side of medical research by covering fraud, biases, and common misinterpretations of data. Each lesson will highlight case-studies from real-world journal articles. By the end of this course, you'll have the tools you need to determine the trustworthiness of the scientific information you're reading and, of course, whether or not your Facebook friend is wrong. This course was made possible in part by the George M. O'Brien Kidney Center at Yale....

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1 авг. 2020 г.

Excellent course for physical therapists wanting to learn how to critically review the research literature. For those of us who completed physical therapy school > 15 years ago, this course is a must!


27 сент. 2020 г.

Well organized and informative content. Dr. Wilson was an engaging and knowledgeable faculty member; I look forward to enrolling in another course under his leadership.\n\nCalvin E Woodland, EdD, PsyD

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автор: Lohithasree B

29 апр. 2020 г.

I am currently a 7th grader who has a special interest in medicine. I found this course very helpful and personally learnt so much! This course was extremely engaging and fun to participate in. I enjoyed every part of this course from the videos to the quizzes. I would definitely recommend this course to anyone who is interested in medicine and likes research.

автор: Francesco R

6 дек. 2020 г.

Very well done and high quality course, thanks to Yale University and professor Perry Wilson. I have really appreciated the format and the way the contents have been explained.

Some arguments I have always had some problem to understand (such as p-value and RR or AR) are now clearer and more manageable.

thanks again,


автор: Judy L

6 июня 2020 г.

Excellent class with an engaging research physician who thoroughly enjoys statistics. Extremely relevant information on how-to interpret current medical news on Covid-19. Thoroughly enjoyed format with an excellent balance of fun scenarios and serious deconstruction of real journal articles. Recommend highly!

автор: Višnja Ž

12 мая 2020 г.

Amazing course, I learned a lot. Thank you for pointing out all the different 'red flags' we should immediately be aware of and look for. The lecturer should do another course as soon as he can, and I expect that he continues to use the many funny scifi references. Thank you for making this.

автор: Jaime H

20 мая 2020 г.

This course was excellent. Quality content that was educational, informative, and entertaining. Dr. Perry was factual and provided great examples. I would highly recommend this course, and I would take any other courses that Dr. Wilson offers.

автор: Marliz S

2 июня 2020 г.

I really enjoyed this course and hope to refer back to the videos when I read medical articles or conclusions. I definitely recommend this course, not just for the great content, but also for the way it was presented. Engaging and fun!

автор: yewei g

9 мая 2020 г.

Interesting course, amazing video examples, great teaching! Thank you so much! As an investor, I will no longer be intimidated by medical researches anymore. BTW, I think this course is invaluable in this crazy COVID-19 new world.

автор: Buck w

5 июня 2020 г.

A fascinating course taught by an extraordinarily gifted, interesting and often funny professor. Dr. Wilson was able to explain complex concepts in surprisingly easy to understand terms. will look forward to his next course.

автор: Christiana L

19 мая 2020 г.

This is the first MOOC that I've ever finished after attempting millions (take that as you will). It was very informative, engaging, fun, and timely! Thank you Dr. Wilson and the rest of the staff for this amazing course.

автор: kevin m

3 мая 2020 г.

Incredibly good presentation of what can be a difficult subject to teach. Examples were great, style of delivery was relaxed and friendly. I loved this course. I'm a 65 year old male and am excited to continue to learn.

автор: Natalie S

6 июля 2020 г.

Absolutely brilliant professor. Very engaging material, easily explained with vivid examples. I looked forward to watching the videos. I now feel more confident to read through medical literature thanks to Dr. Wilson!!!

автор: Claudia K

14 авг. 2020 г.

An amazing course! It definitely changed the way of reading manuscripts. I feel more confident and more aware of what I am reading. I definitely recommend this course, especially for medical professionals!

автор: Alice S

5 авг. 2020 г.

The course was really engaging and fun to follow, and Professor Wilson used great examples to help teach some of the harder-to-understand concepts. I learned a lot and I'm glad I took the course.

автор: Michelle S

9 июня 2020 г.

I had a lot of fun learning how to understand medical reports. F. Perry Wilson's use of examples for the common person was useful. His lectures was very engaging and interesting. Thank you!

автор: Wendy R

15 июля 2020 г.

Totally loved the course! It was very informative and interesting and easy to understand. It was also entertaining and engaging! Wish all courses were taught by Prof. Perry!!

автор: Giulia P

14 мая 2020 г.

Incredible course. All amazing, how Dr. Perry teaches is unique. The material is easy to understand. I would recommend you 100% to enroll in this course.

автор: Michael V

15 мая 2020 г.

A course every health professional should take. Informative and entertaining...that speaks volume for a course on medical research!

автор: Sophia W C H

15 авг. 2020 г.

Just wanted to say a big thank you to everyone who made this well-fleshed out, simply-explained and beautifully presented course.

автор: Sylvia W

2 июня 2020 г.

I write about medicine and thought I knew all this. I was wrong. Great information, delightfully told.

автор: Héloïse B

15 мая 2020 г.

Great course. Very informative and fun way to learn more about statistics. I would definitely recommend.

автор: Isidora Z

11 сент. 2020 г.

One of the best and funniest teachers I've ever met. Thank you for all the lessons you taught us!

автор: Dr S K

13 сент. 2020 г.

Absolutely stunning course.... Felt it to be a bit lengthy. Needs patience. But wonderful

автор: Kristina J

13 мая 2020 г.

Definitely recommend to learn this topics!

автор: Elene L

9 авг. 2020 г.

I liked the review for me of my past courses in stat and research methods. I do not think anyone who never has a stat course could even follow this course, But i did enjoy the course and the content.

автор: Meena M

8 мая 2020 г.

It is very to understand to. Mee tq to learn this subject