pseudo scientific theory

pseudo scientific theory2016-12-11T16:44:00+00:00

pseudo scientific theory

EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE 

A theory about natural phenomena which is claimed to be based on sound scientific reasoning, but is not

Hallmarks of pseudoscientific theories

• Incompatible with broader, more fundamental scientific theories that are supported by overwhelming evidence

• Violation of the testability/falsifiability requirement–i.e., an experiment cannot be designed or an observation made that the results of which would refute the theory

Reference www.vetmed.wsu.edu/courses-jmgay/

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