2009 - The tough math of evidence-based health care: E andtimes; KT2 = ROI (Editorial)

Haynes, R. Brian
November 2009
ACP Journal Club;11/17/2009, Vol. 151 Issue 5, p1
Academic Journal
The article presents the author's comments on interventions by health care providers for screening, diagnosis, prevention, and therapy. He observes that the benefits of many interventions are not been delivered by the medical profession in a reliable, timely fashion. He states that something needs to be done about provider and patient performance in particular to realize the benefits of current treatments. He emphasizes the need for fundamental research to understand the facilitators.


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