Chapter 1. Methodology of Evidence-based Medicine

  1. Jeremy Allgrove1,
  2. Peter G.F. Swift2 and
  3. Stephen Greene3
  1. Jeremy Allgrove

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692271.ch1

Evidence-based Paediatric and Adolescent Diabetes

Evidence-based Paediatric and Adolescent Diabetes

How to Cite

Allgrove, J. (2007) Methodology of Evidence-based Medicine, in Evidence-based Paediatric and Adolescent Diabetes (eds J. Allgrove, P. G.F. Swift and S. Greene), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692271.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Barts and the London NHS Trust, Royal London Hospital, London, UK

  2. 2

    Leicester Royal Infirmary, Children's Hospital, Leicester, UK

  3. 3

    University of Dundee, Department of Maternal and Child Health Sciences, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405152921

Online ISBN: 9780470692271

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Keywords:

  • medicine;
  • medical journals;
  • clinical practices;
  • diabetes;
  • scientific methods

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • What is Evidence-based Health Care?

  • What Constitutes Proof?

  • Grading of Evidence

  • Guidelines

  • Sources of Data

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • References