Medically Clear # 31: Fake and Predatory Publishing

On this episode we discuss fake scientific publishers and their predatory practices — and how this represents a imminent threat to evidence-based science as we know it. In this context, we sample from an article published in the holiday edition of the British Medical Journal.

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Show Notes

The BMJ “We read spam a lot” article can be found here

and see the abstract below

This is where Beall’s list used to be found

Here is a blog discussing it’s disappearance