In 2005, Dr. John Ioannidis a physician and scientist wrote highly cited article called “Why Most Published Research Findings Are False” (open access here). In the essay, John argues that most scientific findings (in all fields) are incorrect and he gives several suggestions on how we can better analyze findings.
Memory impairments are one of the most common things we think about as we age. But, older adults have access to few evidence-based interventions to improve memory. Most of our clients aren’t aware that memory problems are amenable to treatment, and providing them with supports can help them feel more hopeful, optimistic and proactive.