TITLE

A Practical Guide to Assigning Levels of Evidence

AUTHOR(S)
Wright, James G.
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;May2007, Vol. 89-A Issue 5, p1128
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views on evidence-based medicine. It is mentioned that evidence-based medicine has been very beneficial to pediatric oncology, in which the survival rate of children with cancer improved from 10% to 90%. According to the author, evidence provides a basis for the appraisal of medical literature for the treatment of a disease, and can be used to develop practice guidelines.
ACCESSION #
25019662

 

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