Dr Simon Kolstoe
Total 11 Posts
Is more testing really the best way to achieve our aim of living safely with COVID-19? We need to recognise that our overall goal is more complex than just trying to drive down the number of coronavirus positive test results.
Results from individual studies are very precise, and not always the best grounds for making policy decisions.
Reading a scientific paper isn’t such a daunting task when you break it down into manageable steps.
As Moderna follows Pfizer with exciting news, the recent vaccine trial results certainly look impressive, but here is how to fully interrogate what they really mean.
New study finds that glasses may help protect from catching coronavirus. But there are plenty of reasons to be cautious about the results. More evidence is needed.
De-funding Public Health England is not the answer. We need to learn lessons from the coronavirus response before making radical decisions.