The Resource Fundamentals of Evidence Based Medicine, by Kameshwar Prasad, (electronic resource)

Fundamentals of Evidence Based Medicine, by Kameshwar Prasad, (electronic resource)

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Fundamentals of Evidence Based Medicine
Title
Fundamentals of Evidence Based Medicine
Statement of responsibility
by Kameshwar Prasad
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Language
eng
Summary
This is a basic book on evidence-based medicine (EBM). It starts with an introduction to the topic. It outlines the relationship between EBM and research and quality of care. Then It goes on to cover the most commonly used modules of EBM, i.e. therapy, diagnosis, prognosis and meta-analysis. Each module starts with an introduction to fundamental concepts, and description of the related research process, and then follows the critical appraisal of related type of research artcle. At the end, it covers the different systems of grading of level of evidence and strength of recommendations. The book also has three examples of critical appraisal on diagnosis, therapy, and meta-analysis
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Prasad, Kameshwar
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R1
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non fiction
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  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Internal medicine
  • Nursing
  • Medicine & Public Health
  • Medicine/Public Health, general
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nursing Management/Nursing Research
  • Dentistry
Label
Fundamentals of Evidence Based Medicine, by Kameshwar Prasad, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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mixed
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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not applicable
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1.Introduction to evidence-based medicine -- Chapter 2.Finding the current best evidence -- Chapter 3.Therapy:fundamental concepts -- Chapter 4.Therapy:critical appraisal-part 1 (validity) -- Chapter 5.Therapy:critical appraisal- part 2 (interpreting results) -- Chapter 6.Diagnostic test: Fundamental concepts -- Chapter 7.Diagnostic test: Critical appraisal -- Chapter 8.What is the information? (How to evaluate the results if a diagnostic test paper) -- Chapter 9.Systematic review and meta analysis: fundamental concepts -- Chapter 10.Meta -analysis: critical appraisal -- Chapter 11.Prognosis -- Chapter 12.Examples of critical appraisal
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unknown
Edition
2nd ed. 2013.
Extent
XX, 154 p. 10 illus.
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multiple file formats
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electronic
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9788132208310
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uncompressed
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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10.1007/978-81-322-0831-0
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online resource.
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absent
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access
Specific material designation
remote
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(DE-He213)978-81-322-0831-0
Label
Fundamentals of Evidence Based Medicine, by Kameshwar Prasad, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1.Introduction to evidence-based medicine -- Chapter 2.Finding the current best evidence -- Chapter 3.Therapy:fundamental concepts -- Chapter 4.Therapy:critical appraisal-part 1 (validity) -- Chapter 5.Therapy:critical appraisal- part 2 (interpreting results) -- Chapter 6.Diagnostic test: Fundamental concepts -- Chapter 7.Diagnostic test: Critical appraisal -- Chapter 8.What is the information? (How to evaluate the results if a diagnostic test paper) -- Chapter 9.Systematic review and meta analysis: fundamental concepts -- Chapter 10.Meta -analysis: critical appraisal -- Chapter 11.Prognosis -- Chapter 12.Examples of critical appraisal
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed. 2013.
Extent
XX, 154 p. 10 illus.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9788132208310
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-81-322-0831-0
Other physical details
online resource.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DE-He213)978-81-322-0831-0

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