Evidence-Based Medicine

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Evans M. Mosby's Family Practice Sourcebook: An Evidence-Based Approach To Care.   Saunders WB Co, 2006.

Greenhalgh T.  How To Read A Paper: The Basics Of Evidence-Based Medicine, 3rd edition.   BMJ Publishing Group, 2006.

Heneghan C & Badenoch D.  Evidence-Based Medicine Toolkit, 2nd edition.   BMJ Publishing Group, 2006.

Kristiansen I & Mooney G.  Evidence-Based Medicine: In Its Place.   Routledge, 2006.

Myers J, Steinberg D & Jaipaul, C.  Evidence-Based Medical Consultation .  Gardners Books, 2006.

Brown MM, Brown GC & Sharma S.  Evidence-Based To Value-Based Medicine.   American Medical Association, 2005.

Daly J.  Evidence-Based medicine and The Search For A Science of Clinical Care.   University of California Press, 2005.

Dawes M, Davies PT, & Gray AM.  Evidence-Based Practice: A Primer for Health Care Professionals.   Churchill Livingstone, 2005.

Evidence-Based Practice: Logic and Critical Thinking in Medicine.   American Medical Association, 2005.

Friedland.  Evidence Based Medicine: A Framework for Clinical Practice.  McGraw-Hill Publishing Co, 2005.

Hamer S & Collison G.  Achieving Evidence-Based Practice: A Handbook for Practitioners, 2nd edition.   Bailliere Tindall, 2005.

Jenicek M  & Hitchcock, DL.  Evidence-Based Practice: Logic and Critical Thinking in Medicine.   American Medical Association, 2005.

Kunnamo I.  Evidence-Based Medicine Guidelines.   Wiley John & Sons Inc, 2005.

McGovern D.  Evidence Based Medicine in General Practice.  Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 2005.

Straus S, Richardson WS & Glasziou P.  Evidence-Based Medicine: How To Practice and Teach EBM.  Churchill Livingstone, 2005.

ter Meulen R, Biller-Andorno N & Lenk, C.  Evidence-Based Practice in Medicine and Health Care: A Discussion of the Ethical Issues.  Springer Verlag Inc, 2005.

Journal Articles

O'malley SP. The Australian experiment: the use of evidence based medicine for the reimbursement of surgical and diagnostic procedures (1998-2004). Aust New Zealand Health Policy. 2006 May 10;3:3.   Full-text access.

Einstein MM, Feldstein DA. Clinical use of evidence-based medicine: rapid evidence resources. WMJ. 2006 May;105(3):9-10.

Scherrer CS, Dorsch JL, Weller AC. An evaluation of a collaborative model for preparing evidence-based medicine teachers. J Med Libr Assoc. 2006 Apr;94(2):159-65.  Full-text access.

Thornton T. Tacit knowledge as the unifying factor in evidence based medicine and clinical judgement.  Philos Ethics Humanit Med. 2006 Mar 17;1(1):2.  Full-text access.

Schilling K, Wiecha J, Polineni D, Khalil S. An interactive web-based curriculum on evidence-based medicine: design and effectiveness.   Fam Med. 2006 Feb;38(2):126-32.  Full-text access.

Druss BG, Marcus SC. Growth and decentralization of the medical literature: implications for evidence-based medicine. J Med Libr Assoc. 2005 Oct;93(4):499-501.  Full-text access.

Hannes K, Leys M, Vermeire E, Aertgeerts B, Buntinx F, Depoorter AM. Implementing evidence-based medicine in general practice: a focus group based study. BMC Fam Pract. 2005 Sep 9;6:37.  Full-text access.

Chinnock P, Siegfried N, Clarke M.   Is evidence-based medicine relevant to the developing world?: Systematic reviews have yet to achieve their potential as a resource for practitioners in developing countries. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2005 Sep;2(3):321-4.  Full-text access.

Abramson J, Starfield B.   The effect of conflict of interest on biomedical research and clinical practice guidelines: can we trust the evidence in evidence-based medicine? J Am Board Fam Pract. 2005 Sep-Oct;18(5):414-8.  Full-text access.

Montori VM, Wyer P, Newman TB, Keitz S, Guyatt G; Evidence-Based Medicine Teaching Tips Working Group.  Tips for learners of evidence-based medicine: 5. The effect of spectrum of disease on the performance of diagnostic tests. CMAJ. 2005 Aug 16;173(4):385-90.  Full-text access.

Hawkins RC.   The Evidence Based Medicine approach to diagnostic testing: practicalities and limitations. Clin Biochem Rev. 2005 May;26(2):7-18.  Full-text access.

Bartkowiak BA.   Searching for evidence-based medicine in the literature. Part 3: Assessment. Clin Med Res. 2005 May;3(2):113-5.  Full-text access.

Kleinke JD.   Evidence-based medicine: health care's next holy war. J Manag Care Pharm. 2005 May;11(4 Suppl):S3-6.

Hatala R, Keitz S, Wyer P, Guyatt G; Evidence-Based Medicine Teaching Tips Working Group.   Tips for learners of evidence-based medicine: 4. Assessing heterogeneity of primary studies in systematic reviews and whether to combine their results. CMAJ. 2005 Mar 1;172(5):661-5.   Full-text access.

Abalos E, Carroli G, Mackey ME. The tools and techniques of evidence-based medicine. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2005 Feb;19(1):15-26. Epub 2004 Dec 13.

Bartkowiak BA. Searching for evidence-based medicine in the literature part 2: resources. Clin Med Res. 2005 Feb;3(1):39-40.  Full-text access.

Ismach RB. Teaching evidence-based medicine to medical students. Acad Emerg Med. 2004 Dec;11(12):e6-10.

Coughlin S. Skills for using evidence-based medicine. Practitioner. 2004 Dec;248(1665):919, 922-4.

McGinn T, Wyer PC, Newman TB, Keitz S, Leipzig R, For GG; Evidence-Based Medicine Teaching Tips Working Group.   Tips for learners of evidence-based medicine: 3. Measures of observer variability (kappa statistic). CMAJ. 2004 Nov 23;171(11):1369-73.  Full-text access.

Bartkowiak BA.   Searching for evidence-based medicine in the literature. Part 1: the start. Clin Med Res. 2004 Nov;2(4):254-5.  Full-text access.

Lockwood S. "Evidence of me" in evidence based medicine? BMJ. 2004 Oct 30;329(7473):1033-5.  Full-text access.

Straus SE, Green ML, Bell DS, Badgett R, Davis D, Gerrity M, Ortiz E, Shaneyfelt TM, Whelan C, Mangrulkar R; Society of General Internal Medicine Evidence-Based Medicine Task Force. Evaluating the teaching of evidence based medicine: conceptual framework. BMJ. 2004 Oct 30;329(7473):1029-32.  Full-text access.

Coomarasamy A, Khan KS. What is the evidence that postgraduate teaching in evidence based medicine changes anything? A systematic review. BMJ. 2004 Oct 30;329(7473):1017.  Full-text access.

Dorsch JL, Aiyer MK, Meyer LE. Impact of an evidence-based medicine curriculum on medical students' attitudes and skills. J Med Libr Assoc. 2004 Oct;92(4):397-406.  Full-text access.

Montori VM, Kleinbart J, Newman TB, Keitz S, Wyer PC, Moyer V, Guyatt G; Evidence-Based Medicine Teaching Tips Working Group. Tips for learners of evidence-based medicine: 2. Measures of precision (confidence intervals). CMAJ. 2004 Sep 14;171(6):611-5.  Full-text access.

Messinger-Rapport BJ. Evidence-based medicine: is it relevant to long-term care? J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2004 Sep-Oct;5(5):328-32.

Hetlevik I. Evidence-based medicine in general practice: a hindrance to optimal medical care? Scand J Prim Health Care. 2004 Sep;22(3):136-40. 

Makela M. Evidence-based medicine in general practice: helping the whole patient. Scand J Prim Health Care. 2004 Sep;22(3):132-5.   

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Last Updated On

June 09, 2010

Originally Published On

March 23, 2010

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