TITLE

How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Jun2011, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p93
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the fourth edition of the book "How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine," by Greenhalgh T. West.
ACCESSION #
60961048

 

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