Sham Peer Review Shelters a Deadly and Malicious Virusby admin on 04/03/2018 5:23 AM
The Poliner Case: the Clinical Story
Disingenuous “concern for patients” is used to conceal malicious motives in a legalized charade
Lawrence R. Poliner, M.D.
Like a deadly virus sheltered within an immune cell, peer review has been infected. Ironically, some, who have sworn to “first do no harm,” now use peer review as a weapon of harm– “Doctors Who Hurt Doctors.” Disingenuous “concern for patients” is used to conceal malicious motives in a legalized charade where absolute immunity protects those who utter the words “peer review,” and where form trumps substance at every level.
Events Leading Up to the Sham Peer Review
Read the entire Sham Peer Review story as told by Doctor Poliner at http://www.jpands.org/vol13no4/poliner.pdf
See the Editorial in Section 4 above.
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