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Author Greenhalgh, Trisha, author

Title How to read a paper : the basics of evidence-based medicine / Trisha Greenhalgh
Edition Fifth edition
Published Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley., 2014
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Description 1 online resource
Contents Why read papers at all? -- Searching the literature -- Getting your bearings: what is this paper about? -- Assessing methodological quality -- Statistics for the non-statistician -- Papers that report trials of drugs and other simple interventions -- Papers that report trials of complex interventions -- Papers that report diagnostic or screening tests -- Papers that summarise other papers (systematic reviews and meta-analyses) -- Papers that tell you what to do (guidelines) -- Papers that tell you what things cost (economic analyses) -- Papers that go beyond numbers (qualitative research) -- Papers that report questionnaire research -- Papers that report quality improvement case studies -- Getting evidence into practice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher
Subject Evidence-based medicine.
Medical literature -- Evaluation.
Medicine -- Research -- Evaluation.
Evidence-Based Practice.
Journalism, Medical.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2013039190
ISBN 1118801091 (ePub)
1118801113 (Adobe PDF)
9781118801093 (ePub)
9781118801116 (Adobe PDF)