2009 - Students' PEARLS: successfully incorporating evidence-based medicine in medical students' clinical attachments (Editorial)
- Evidence-based medicineâ€”from best research evidence to a better surgical practice and health care. Antes, G.; Sauerland, S.; Seiler, C. // Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery;Apr2006, Vol. 391 Issue 2, p61
Background: The use of the terms evidence-based medicine (EBM) and healthcare (EBHC) has become commonplace in the medical as well as in the surgical literature. Using the best available evidence, however, is not yet a working routine among surgeons because of the large amount and complexity of...
- The impact of a literature consult service on geriatric clinical care and training in falls prevention. Cahall, Molly; Jerome, Rebecca N.; Powers, James // Journal of the Medical Library Association;Apr2008, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p88
A case study is presented that examines how to design medical care strategies that will help reduce the risk of accidental falls among geriatrics. The article explores the evidence on accidental falls and outlines some of the most common risk factors. The article discusses where to retrieve...
- Evidence- Based Medicine for Medical Students. Mahboobi, Hamidreza; Sharma, Akshay; Khorgoei, Tahereh; Jahanshahi, Keramat Allah; Cottrell, Elizabeth // Australasian Medical Journal;Mar2010, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p190
The author reflects on the importance of evidence-based medicine (EBM) for medical students. The author states the significance of EBM to ensure the best predictions of outcomes in medical treatment. The author infers the need to introduce the mathematical terms to predict an important clinical...
- Research in medical education: three decades of progress. Norman, Geoff // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/29/2002, Vol. 324 Issue 7353, p1560
Discusses the history of research in medical education and how it has informed knowledge of learning, teaching and assessment in medicine. Use of evidence in educational decision making; Areas of progress, including problem based learning and continuing education.
- Â¿Las instituciones mÃ©dicas regulatorias del PerÃº apuestan por el desarrollo de la investigaciÃ³n cientÃfica? Rey De Castro, Jorge // Revista Medica Herediana;oct-dic2012, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p269
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- How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence- Based Medicine. Armitage, Ewan // Journal of Paramedic Practice;Oct2014, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p538
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- How we can contribute to clinical research. Boothe, Dawn Merton // Veterinary Medicine;Sep2008, Vol. 103 Issue 9, p482
The article focuses on the importance of clinical trials. It mentions that clinical trials constitute the foundation of evidence-based medicine. Moreover, it strengthens recruitment and retention of clinical faculty. Although there are challenges such as financial constraints and complicated...
- The current status of the case report: Terminal or viable? Abu Kasim, N. H.; Abdullah, B. J. J.; Manikam, J. // Biomedical Imaging & Intervention Journal;
The case report, which has a long history in medicine, has seen its fortune wax and wane with time. We discuss the challenges facing the continued survival of the case report, including the inability of journals to cope with the increased load and increased cost of publication, ethical issues,...
- Practice corner: clinical practice guidelines and handheld computers. RAO, GOUTHAM // Evidence Based Medicine;May2003, p68
The article discusses the importance of available clinical practice guidelines in handheld computers for various applications. He refers to the Redi-Reference Clinical Guidelines Handbook of evidence-based medicine from original research to help improve quality of care. However, the author...