Princeton University Library Catalog

Evidence-based practice : a primer for health care professionals / Martin Dawes ... [et al.] ; foreword by Alison Kitson.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Edinburgh ; New York : Elsevier/Churchill Livingstone, 2005.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xi, 277 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-263) and index.
Contents:
Evidence-based practice -- Formulating a question -- Finding the evidence: an information skills approach -- Introduction to critical appraisal -- Randomised controlled trials -- Studies assessing diagnostic tests -- Case series and reports -- Case-control studies -- Systematic review -- Economic evaluation -- Qualitative research -- Critical appraisal of clinical guidelines -- Is this test effective? -- Is this therapy effective? -- Is the intervention cost-effective? -- Context specificity: how was the study performed? -- Introducing change -- Evaluating change -- Teaching evidence-based health care -- Defecting unknowingness.
Subject(s):
Evidence-based medicine [Browse]
ISBN:
044307299X
OCLC:
57479131
Related name:
RCP:
C - S