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Translational research and clinical practice : basic tools for medical decision making and self-learning / Stephen C. Aronoff.

Author:
Aronoff, Stephen C. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Description:
xi, 137 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Developing a clinical question and searching the medical literature -- The anatomy of a clinical study -- Designs of clinical studies -- Lies, more lies, and statistics -- Answering a question regarding the treatment of a disease -- Answering a question regarding the utility of a diagnostic test -- Answering a question regarding prognosis and risk factors -- Answering a question using a clinical prediction rule -- Answering a question about etiology or differential diagnosis -- Using medical evidence to answer a question regarding clinical presentation -- Using meta-analyses to answer a question of diagnosis and therapy -- Answering a question regarding causation -- Clinical guidelines : prepackaged medical decisions -- Putting it all together -- Developing a plan for lifelong education -- Teaching medical decision making.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780199746446 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0199746443 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2010018248
OCLC:
624405330
RCP:
C - S