Article Text

Download PDFPDF

PDQ evidence-based principles and practice
  1. Gavin Hui, MD
  1. Halton Healthcare Corporation
    Milton, Ontario, Canada

Statistics from Altmetric.com

The purpose of this book is to be a “Pretty Darned Quick” guide to the principles of evidence-based health care (EBHC) and to the use of healthcare databases to retrieve methodologically sound studies. The book targets health care professionals who might be interested in making EBHC decisions. The main author is a librarian, who shares her many years of experience and expertise as an information retrieval professional.

McKibbon A, Eady A, Marks S. PDQ evidence-based principles and practice. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada: BC Decker Inc.; 1999.

The text is organised by category of research. Individual chapters cover studies of therapy, diagnosis, aetiology, and prognosis. Systematic review articles, clinical practice guidelines, economic …

View Full Text

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.