How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-based Medicine
How to Read a Paper is one of the bestselling texts on evidence-based medicine, used by health care professionals and medical students worldwide. Trisha Greenhalgh’s ability to explain the basics of evidence-based medicine in an accessible and readable way means the book is an ideal introduction for all, from first year students to experienced practitioners.
This is a text that explains the meaning of critical appraisal and terms such as 'numbers needed to treat', 'how to search the literature', 'evaluate the different types of papers' and 'put the conclusions to clinical use'.
New features of the third edition include:
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Probably the most accessible book on the methodology behind evidence-based practice. Particularly good for simple explanations of research statistics. Read full review
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