The present Randomised Controlled Trials and linear relations help generate billions of dollars in chemical therapeutics even if that results in thousands dying of our efforts directly or indirectly. To cite an example, anti-diabetic drugs are usually compared with sugar filled placebo capsules!
Many such glaring criminal activities have come to light now in the field of “Evidence-based medicine” of today! I hope you are blaming the individual trials and not the method.
The evidence base is the ONLY way to a better system.
And as with everything scientific, the “evidence base” is not any infallible and unquestionable dogma!
(Zukel, Paul and Schnaper, 1981).” In other words, they found that changing the “risk factors” does not apparently change the risks.