Eli Lilly Settles Mass. Pregnancy Drug-Cancer Case and Study: Positive Spin Put On Many Drug Trials, Even Those With So-So Results
Drugs KILL, Plants Cure.
~ Uncle Russ
Eli Lilly and Co. has settled a lawsuit brought by four sisters who contended their breast cancer was caused by a drug their mother took during pregnancy in the 1950s, a move some believe could trigger financial settlements in scores of other claims brought by women around the country.
TORONTO – Not all patient drug trials published in even the most prestigious of medical journals can be taken as gospel, say researchers, who have found a high proportion of “spin and bias” in the reporting of results.