Evidence-based Medicine Toolkit, Second Edition9780727918413, 9780470750605

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Description:This bestselling pocket guide to the skills of evidence-based medicine succeeds in demystifying the terminology and processes in a handy and easy-to-follow format, all within the space of 100 pages. With an improved layout, this second edition of Evidence-based Medicine Toolkit offers more up-to-date guidance as well as new sections on important areas of research. New features of this second edition include:A box for each major database showing how to search the evidence, and highlighting the differences between them Flow charts for different study types New critical appraisal sections on qualitative research and economic evaluation Expanded list of EBM resources on the net.With these added features to make the job easier, the new Toolkit is now an even better companion for all health care professionals using evidence-based methodology in their research and practice.Content: Chapter 1 Introduction (pages 12): Chapter 2 Asking Answerable Questions (pages 36): Chapter 3 Finding the Evidence: How to Get the Most From Your Searching (pages 720): Chapter 4 Critical Appraisal of Guidelines (pages 2126): Chapter 5 Appraising Systematic Reviews (pages 2733): Chapter 6 Appraising Diagnosis Articles (pages 3441): Chapter 7 Appraising Articles on Harm/Aetiology (pages 4245): Chapter 8 Appraising Prognosis Studies (pages 4649): Chapter 9 Appraising Therapy Articles (pages 5058): Chapter 10 Appraising Qualitative Studies (pages 5964): Chapter 11 Appraising Economic Evaluations (pages 6570): Chapter 12 Applying the Evidence (pages 7178): Chapter 13 Evidence?based Medicine: Glossary of Terms (pages 7985): Chapter 14 Selected Evidence?based Healthcare Resources on the Web (pages 8693): Chapter 15 Levels of Evidence (pages 9496): Chapter 16 Study Designs (pages 97100):
Categories: Biology Biostatistics
Year :2006
Publisher : BMJ Books
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 107
File Info : pdf 1 Mb