Patients Like Me beats Lancet Neurology by a mile

Patient networks for the win! MIT Technology Review: “Earlier this month, the journal Lancet Neurology published a study showing that the generic drug lithium did nothing to slow the course of ALS … Eighteen months earlier, PatientsLikeMe, a for-profit patient networking site and data aggregator, had come to a similar conclusion, much more quickly and at much less cost.”

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  1. […] we have the recent news that the PatientsLikeMe community beat Lancet to the punch, by a long shot, regarding lithium, […]

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