Associate Professor of Philosophy of Science, UNED - Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia
I am a philosopher of science interested in the impartiality of clinical trials. In a world of imperfect truths and interests in conflict, I defend we should only accept impartial tests: experiments that properly control for our known sources of bias. I teach at UNED, the Spanish Open University, and I believe in Open Access.My preprints are here: https://bit.ly/2F4sUdN
Testing new pharmaceutical treatments is a complicated process. Very often, participants have preferences or hopes, either about what the test should measure or about what the outcome should be. Patients often enrol in the...