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
     
 

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

Overview

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

Contributors
Foreword
Preface
Introduction1
Sect. 1Medical Decision-Making Techniques9
1Refining Probability: An Introduction to the Use of Diagnostic Tests11
2Decision Analysis35
3Treatment & Testing Thresholds59
4Cost-Effectiveness Analysis83
Sect. 2Accessing Medical Information101
5Searching MEDLINE103
6Searching the Internet129
7Keeping Up With the Medical Literature145
Sect. 3Assessing the Validity of Medical Information151
8Guide for Assessing the Validity of a Study153
9Application of the Study Guide183
10Evaluating Integrative Literature221
AppLife Table247
Index251

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