Glossary of Terms for Evidence-Based Orthopaedics
- Teaching-learning: an integral component of sound patient care. Jain, Anil K. // Indian Journal of Orthopaedics;Jul-Sep2008, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p239
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on orthopedic education and another on the methodology of the Cochrane collaboration in generating evidence for clinical practice.
- EDITORIAL: Further Emphasis on Evidence. Heckman, James D. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jul2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 7, p1557
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor mentions that the issue contains evidence-based information in orthopaedics and summary of the evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines developed and endorsed by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
- Glossary of Terms for Evidence-Based Orthopaedics. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2001, Vol. 83-A Issue 2, p304
Presents a glossary of terms found in articles about evidence-based orthopedics. Experimental event rate; Confidence interval; Absolute risk reduction; Absolute risk increase; Number need to harm; Number needed to treat.
- Glossary of Terms for Evidence-Based Orthopaedics. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;May2001, Vol. 83-A Issue 5, p790
Lists terms commonly found in articles about evidence-based orthopedics. Experimental event rate; Absolute risk reduction; Number needed to treat; Relative risk increase.
- Glossary of Terms for Evidence-Based Orthopaedics*. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2003, Vol. 85-A Issue 2, p388
Presents a glossary of commonly-used terms for evidence-based orthopedics compiled as of February 2003.
- The age of evidence-based orthopaedics. Bhandari, Mohit; Tornetta III, Paul // Indian Journal of Orthopaedics;Apr-Jun2008, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p103
The article focuses on evidence-based medicine (EBM). According to the author, the term EBM was only coined in 1990 at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario and has recently expanded to evidence-based orthopaedics. It states that the concept was adopted by the "Journal of Bone and Joint...
- Evidence-based orthopaedics: A brief history. Hoppe, Daniel J.; Bhandari, Mohit // Indian Journal of Orthopaedics;Apr-Jun2008, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p104
Evidence-based medicine was recently noted as one of the top 15 most important medical discoveries over the past 160 years. Since the term was coined in 1990, EBM has seen unparalleled adoption in medicine and surgery. We discuss the early origins of EBM and its dissemination in medicine,...
- Rationale for and Methods of Superiority, Noninferiority, or Equivalence Designs in Orthopaedic, Controlled Trials. Vavken, Patrick // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Sep2011, Vol. 469 Issue 9, p2645
Background: To provide value-based healthcare in orthopaedics, controlled trials are needed to assess the comparative effectiveness of treatments. Typically comparative trials are based on superiority testing using statistical tests that produce a p value. However, as orthopaedic treatments...
- Adding more to your plate. Stinner, Daniel J.; Masini, Brendan D. // AAOS Now;May2011, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p45
The article presents the author's view on the importance of conducting evidence-based research in orthopaedics. It states that lack of research mentorship is a common hindrance of resident researchers. It mentions that the ideal resident project allows the resident to discuss ideas with the...