Exposing Medical Pseudo-Science May Be Unethical

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2016
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http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/12112
Author(s):
Lamm, Ehud
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An argument is presented according to which exposing pseudo-scientific medical claims may be ethically wrong. It is then suggested that this argument gives an interesting explanation why the successful outing of pseudo-science may lead to an increase in medical pseudo-science overall.