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Author Greenhalgh, Trisha, author.
Title How to read a paper : the basics of evidence-based medicine and healthcare / Trisha Greenhalgh.
Imprint Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2019.
Edition Sixth edition.
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 KEMH Library  WB 102 GRE 2019    AVAILABLE
 KEMH Library  WB 102 GRE 2019    AVAILABLE


Phys. Description xix, 262 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Why read papers at all? -- Searching the literature -- Getting your bearings : what is this paper about? -- Assessing methodological quality -- Statistics for the non-statistician -- Papers that report trials of drugs and other simple interventions -- Papers that report trials of complex interventions -- Papers that report diagnostic or screening tests -- Papers that summarise other papers (systematic reviews and meta-analyses) -- Papers that tell you what to do (guidelines) -- Papers that tell you what things cost (economic analyses) -- Papers that go beyond numbers (qualitative research) -- Papers that report questionnaire research -- Papers that report quality improvement case studies -- Papers that describe genetic association studies -- Applying evidence with patients -- Criticisms of evidence-based healthcare.
Subject Evidence-Based Practice.
Journalism, Medical.
ISBN 9781119484745 (pbk.)