PMFB-RN, RN 5,345 Posts Specializes in burn ICU, SICU, ER, Trauma Rapid Response. Has 16 years experience. Nov 4, 2013 Why would the IOM put out 'false propaganda'?*** I can't speak to their motivations for doing so. I could guess but it would be no more than a guess as to why they continue to put out false propaganda.