Evidence-Based Medicine

Evidence-Based Medicine : How to Practice and Teach It

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Evidence Based Medicine provides a clear explanation of the central questions: how to ask answerable clinical questions; how to translate them into effective searches for the best evidence; how to critically appraise that evidence for its validity and importance; and how to integrate it with patients' values and preferences.

New edition of fantastically successful book on evidence-based medicine written by the best-known authorities in the world.
Focuses on the major challenge of practicing evidence medicine in real clinical settings, providing tips and tools to help achieve this.
Book comes complete with access to both CD-ROM and web site providing appropriate tools to download plus additional content.
Set of ready reference cards included in book.




New chapter on knowledge translation.
Increase number and scope of electronic tools available both on CD-ROM and website.
Major revison of chpaters on diagnosis and teaching.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 312 pages
  • 123 x 186 x 17.78mm | 362.87g
  • CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • w. figs., inserts.
  • 0702031275
  • 9780702031274
  • 71,960

Table of contents

Asking answerable clinical questions

Acquiring the evidence: How to find current best evidence and have current best evidence find us

Appraising the evidence

Therapy

Diagnosis and screening

Prognosis

Harm

Evaluation

Teaching EBM

Appendix: Glossary

Index

Ready reference cards
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