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- Format Videos
- Language/s English
- Target Audience Self-directed learning
- EBM Stage 0 - Why EBM?
- Duration <5 mins
- Difficulty Introductory
Key Concepts addressed
“FDA approves new drug the first drug designed to treat the symptoms of excessive perkiness.”
This humorous 2 minute video by the Onion illustrates some of the tactics used to push unnecessary treatments or “sell” sickness. The video uses a fictitous treatment called “Despondex” for this purpose,
Note that the video has:
- a short advertisement at the start
- some adult language near the end
- scenes of unwarranted jauntiness throughout.