Evidence-Based Therapies for Myocardial Infarction: Secular Trends and Determinants of Practice in the Community
- Clinical Epidemiology, Clinical Care, and the Public's Health. Lauer, Michael S. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2004, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p975
Editorial. Comments on J.M. Perschbacher and colleagues' study on the use of accepted evidence-based therapies for acute myocardial infarction in Olmsted County, Minnesota. Definition of clinical epidemiology; Challenges associated with measuring quality of clinical care with epidemiological...
- Public health education for medical students: reflections over the last two decades. Ben-Shlomo, Yoav // Journal of Public Health;Mar2010, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p132
The author offers insights on changes and developments in public health education. He notes that medical students in the 21st century need to be skilled in critical appraisal of evidence, and have an understanding of global health threats such as climate change and pandemics. He asserts that...
- Decision-Making in Multiple Sclerosis Consultations in Italy: Third Observer and Patient Assessments. Pietrolongo, Erika; Giordano, Andrea; Kleinefeld, Monica; Confalonieri, Paolo; Lugaresi, Alessandra; Tortorella, Carla; Pugliatti, Maura; Radice, Davide; Goss, Claudia; Heesen, Christoph; Solari, Alessandra // PLoS ONE;Apr2013, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p1
Objective: To assess decision-making in multiple sclerosis (MS) from third observer and patient perspectives. Method: Audio recordings of first-ever consultations with a participating physician (88 outpatients, 10 physicians) at four tertiary MS care clinics in Italy, were rated by a...
- Other articles notes. // Evidence Based Medicine;Aug2006, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p127
The article presents a list of articles that have met the criteria to be included in the periodical "Evidence-Based Medicine," but were abstracted. The mentioned articles include "Effect of cholecalciferol plus calcium on falling in ambulatory older men and women: a 3-year randomized controlled...
- Mortality reduced by evidence-based therapy use in STEMI. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;5/14/2011, Issue 628, p6
The article discusses a research on the link between evidence-based therapy use and survival for patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction, which was published in the April 27, 2011 issue of the "JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association."
- Health Management and Evidence-Based Medicine. Makdisse, Marcia; Katz, Marcelo // Einstein (16794508);Jul-Sep2013, Vol. 11 Issue 3, following p399
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the health management, evidence-based medicine (EBM), and the impact of the implementation of the guidelines for the quality indicators of acute myocardial infarction.
- Evidence-Based Medicine and Psychiatric Practice. Gray, Gregory E.; Pinson, Letitia A. // Psychiatric Quarterly;Dec2003, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p387
Evidence-based medicine (EBM) has been defined as ï¿½the conscientious, explicit and judicious use of current best evidence in making decisions about the care of individual patients.ï¿½ EBM requires the ability to apply a knowledge of medical informatics (e.g., efficiently searching the...
- Introduction to the symposium: what evidence based medicine is and what it is not. Liberati, A.; Vineis, P. // Journal of Medical Ethics;Apr2004, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p120
Deals with the concept and functions of evidence-based medicine (EBM). Significance of clinical epidemiology to medical education; Statement issued by proponents of EBM; Contributions of EBM to the field of medicine.
- The GRADE approach and Bradford Hill's criteria for causation. Schünemann, Holger; Hill, Suzanne; Guyatt, Gordon; AklElie, A.; Ahmed, Faruque // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;May2011, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p392
An essay is presented on the consideration of the Bradford Hill criteria for causation in the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) approach to grading the quality of evidence and strength of recommendations and the relation of the approach to public health...