Evidence-Based Health Care Workbook: For individual and group learning / Edition 1

Evidence-Based Health Care Workbook: For individual and group learning / Edition 1

by Trisha Greenhalgh, Anna Donald
     
 

ISBN-10: 0727914472

ISBN-13: 9780727914477

Pub. Date: 11/30/1999

Publisher: Wiley

Based on Trisha Greenhalgh's course on teaching evidence based health care, this workbook can be used as a stand alone self learning book, either for groups or individuals. The different units covering areas such as decision analysis and diagnostic testing each contain a published paper with exercises for the user, and critical appraisal checklists. It will act as a

Overview

Based on Trisha Greenhalgh's course on teaching evidence based health care, this workbook can be used as a stand alone self learning book, either for groups or individuals. The different units covering areas such as decision analysis and diagnostic testing each contain a published paper with exercises for the user, and critical appraisal checklists. It will act as a complement to the best-selling How to Read a Paper.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780727914477
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/30/1999
Series:
Evidence-Based Medicine Series, #43
Edition description:
Workbook
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
8.34(w) x 11.70(h) x 0.42(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgements.

Unit 1. Using this book in learning and teaching.

Unit 2. The Principles and practice of evidence based health care.

Unit 3. Approaching the literature.

Unit 4. Papers that report drug trials (randomised controlled trials of therapy).

Unit 5. Numbers needed to treat, odds, ratios, and confidence intervals.

Unit 6. Papers that address prognosis or harm (Cohort Studies).

Unit 7. Papers that report diagnostic or screening tests.

Unit 8. Papers that summarise other papers (systematic review and meta-analysis).

Unit 9. Papers that go beyond numbers (Qualitative research).

Unit 10. Papers that analyse very rare events (case control studies).

Notes for tutors.

Model answers for checklists.

Index.

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