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Distinguishing polemic from commentary in science: Some guidelines illustrated with the case of Sage and Burgio, 2017

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@eosull @KayCurtin1 @TheIshskoCentre @drg1985 is great on this stuff and also recently had a good publication that highlights issues with such false claims about wifi etc . https://t.co/foyVNSqWba
RT @microwatts: Using outdated science to accuse updated science of being pseudoscience. @deevybee & @drg1985 don't know RF effects. https:…
RT @microwatts: Using outdated science to accuse updated science of being pseudoscience. @deevybee & @drg1985 don't know RF effects. https:…
RT @microwatts: Using outdated science to accuse updated science of being pseudoscience. @deevybee & @drg1985 don't know RF effects. https:…
Using outdated science to accuse updated science of being pseudoscience. @deevybee & @drg1985 don't know RF effects. https://t.co/7mAhScy0WO
Distinguishing polemic from commentary: on WiFi, ASD, and Pseudoscience https://t.co/A29BpkJqRM via @PeerJPreprints
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
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Following an alarming review asserting a link btwn WiFI and #autism, investigators call the claim "devoid of merit." https://t.co/2K2YL1ktQj
RT @Spectrum: Investigators publish highly critical response to May 2017 paper asserting link btwn WiFi + autism features. https://t.co/2K2…
RT @Spectrum: Investigators publish highly critical response to May 2017 paper asserting link btwn WiFi + autism features. https://t.co/2K2…
29 days ago
Investigators publish highly critical response to May 2017 paper asserting link btwn WiFi + autism features. https://t.co/2K2YL1C5eT
29 days ago
"Distinguishing polemic from commentary in science: Some guidelines" + case study https://t.co/sZaS33GWBo
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
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RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
32 days ago
Distinguishing polemic from commentary in science https://t.co/ALTp13tqMD via @deevybee & @drg1985
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @deevybee: invited response with @drg1985 to bad science in Child Dev on electro mag fields/cancer/autism. Preprint here https://t.co/Q…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
34 days ago
RT @deevybee: invited response with @drg1985 to bad science in Child Dev on electro mag fields/cancer/autism. Preprint here https://t.co/Q…
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RT @deevybee: invited response with @drg1985 to bad science in Child Dev on electro mag fields/cancer/autism. Preprint here https://t.co/Q…
RT @deevybee: invited response with @drg1985 to bad science in Child Dev on electro mag fields/cancer/autism. Preprint here https://t.co/Q…
34 days ago
RT @deevybee: invited response with @drg1985 to bad science in Child Dev on electro mag fields/cancer/autism. Preprint here https://t.co/Q…
RT @deevybee: invited response with @drg1985 to bad science in Child Dev on electro mag fields/cancer/autism. Preprint here https://t.co/Q…
RT @deevybee: invited response with @drg1985 to bad science in Child Dev on electro mag fields/cancer/autism. Preprint here https://t.co/Q…
RT @deevybee: invited response with @drg1985 to bad science in Child Dev on electro mag fields/cancer/autism. Preprint here https://t.co/Q…
invited response with @drg1985 to bad science in Child Dev on electro mag fields/cancer/autism. Preprint here https://t.co/Qz44cXqVcb
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
34 days ago
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
34 days ago
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
35 days ago
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
35 days ago
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
35 days ago
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
35 days ago
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
RT @drg1985: Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6…
Here's @deevybee & I on hallmarks of bad science, examining a paper which claimed WiFi causes autism & cancer https://t.co/RA6Zn3uWTf
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Competing Interests

Dorothy Bishop is an Academic Editor for PeerJ.

Author Contributions

David Robert Grimes wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Dorothy V Bishop wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

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The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

There is no raw data or code. This is a commentary.

Funding

DVMB is supported by a Principal Research Fellowship from the Wellcome Trust, ref 082498/Z/07/Z. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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