Users' guides to the medical literature : a manual for evidence-based clinical practice / the Evidence-Based Medicine Working Group ; edited by Gordon Guyatt, Drummond Rennie.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Chicago, IL : AMA Press, c2002.
Description
xxiii, 706 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. + 1 computer optical disc (3 in.)

Details

Related name
Form/​Genre
Resource Guide
Notes
  • "JAMA & archives journals."
  • "This book grew out of a series of 25 articles published in JAMA between 1993 and 2000"--P. xiii.
  • 4 quick reference cards (13 x 8 cm.) in pocket.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
System details
Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, or 2000 and Microsoft Internet Explorer 4 or later; Macintosh must have Adobe Acrobat Reader software, version 4 or alter; CD-ROM is fully hyperlinked for PC, read-only for Mac.
Contents
Pt. 1. The Basics: Using the Medical Literature -- 1A. Introduction: The Philosophy of Evidence-Based Medicine -- 1B. Therapy and Harm: An Introduction -- 1C. The Process of Diagnosis -- 1D. Prognosis -- 1E. Summarizing the Evidence -- 1F. Moving From Evidence to Action -- Pt. 2. Beyond the Basics: Using and Teaching the Principles of Evidence-Based Medicine -- 2A. Expanded Philosophy of Evidence-Based Medicine -- 2B. Therapy and Harm -- 2C. Diagnosis -- 2D. Prognosis -- 2E. Summarizing the Evidence -- 2F. Moving From Evidence to Action.
ISBN
1579471749
OCLC
49011733
RCP
C - S