TITLE

PURPOSE AND PROCEDURE

PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;May/Jun2004, Vol. 140 Issue 3, pA-17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The general purpose of the "ACP Journal Club," is to select from the biomedical literature, articles that report original studies and systematic reviews that warrant immediate attention by physicians attempting to keep pace with important advances in internal medicine. These articles are summarized in value-added abstracts and commented on by clinical experts. The specific purpose of the article is to detect, using prestated criteria, the best original and review articles on the cause, course, diagnosis, clinical prediction, prevention, treatment, or economics of medical disorders managed by internists and related subspecialists and on quality improvement and continuing medical education intervention trials in internal medicine.
ACCESSION #
13221868

 

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