Evidence-Based Medicine: A Framework for Clinical Practice / Edition 1

Evidence-Based Medicine: A Framework for Clinical Practice / Edition 1

by Daniel Friedland, J. Ben Davoren, Alan S. Go
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0838524761

ISBN-13: 9780838524763

Pub. Date: 05/22/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

This book is a clinically oriented introduction to the new, emerging field of evidence-based medicine.

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This book is a clinically oriented introduction to the new, emerging field of evidence-based medicine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838524763
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
05/22/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
263
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1. Medical Decision-Making Techniques.

1. Refining Probability: An Introduction to the Use of Diagnosis Tests.

2. Decision Tests.

3. Treatment and Testing Thresholds.

4. Cost-Effectiveness Analysis.
Section 2. Accessing Medical Information.

5. Searching MEDLINE.

6. Searching the Internet.

7. Keeping up with the Medical Literature.
Section 3. Assessing the Validity of Medical Information.

8. Guide for Assessing the Validity of a Study.

9. Application of the Study Guide.
9.1 Guide Applied to a Study of a Diagnosis Test.
9.2 Guide Applied to a Study of an Intervention.
9.3 Guide Applied to a Study of Prognosis.

10. Evaluating Integrative Literature.

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