A Tech Boost to the EBM Boom

April 2011
HealthLeaders Magazine;Apr2011, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p49
The article focuses on the significance of technological innovations to evidence-based medicine (EBM) in the U.S. Physician Joel Diamond mentions a consensus among competent physicians about the low level of the evidence-based standards. Shifting from text-based research and data and using electronic bases are cited as solutions to the impediment posed by the volume of data to the EBM practice. It suggests the integration of EBM into existing order sets.


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