The Burning Debate held at ECTRIMS yesterday was eloquently argued on both sides, by Magd Zakaria and Gisela Kobelt. And of course it was expertly chaired by Jackie Palace.
The motion was: It is inappropriate to prescribe interferon beta and glatiramer acetate for active relapsing MS. (We had comments yesterday that the motion could be confusing, because of the way it’s worded. I would agree with that!)
The final result was a swing vote:
There were some interesting comments during the debate, which led to discussions between the panel:
What do you think? Do you agree with the result?