You see the outlier because it is an outlier

Symptoms are often at their worst when patients visit their doctor, and also get better without intervening. This can happen thanks to a phenomenon we call regression to the mean. A doctor appreciates that if they say ‘give it a few more days’, to...

Daniela Poggiali

An Italian CSI drama

This is the case of Daniela Poggiali, a nurse suspected of having killed around 90 patients in a two-year killing spree. Thrilling longread about social media, a broken legal system, and Micky Mouse statistics.

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