Shirah Vollmer MD

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Confirmation Bias

Posted by Dr. Vollmer on October 3, 2013

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Confirmation_bias

One Response to “Confirmation Bias”

  1. Ashana M said

    Yes, this is why it’s so important that we use clinical trials to determine effective therapies, rather than anecdotal evidence or personal experience, because we are all inclined to use personal experience to confirm our pre-existing beliefs.

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