Chapter 4. Employ the Results in Your Daily Practice

  1. Jorgen Nordenstrom MD, PhD

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750957.ch4

Evidence-based Medicine in Sherlock Holmes' Footsteps

Evidence-based Medicine in Sherlock Holmes' Footsteps

How to Cite

Nordenstrom, J. (ed) (2007) Employ the Results in Your Daily Practice, in Evidence-based Medicine in Sherlock Holmes' Footsteps, Blackwell Publishing, Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470750957.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Professor of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405157131

Online ISBN: 9780470750957

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Keywords:

  • evidence-based medicine;
  • medical practice;
  • applicability of medical information;
  • randomized control trial;
  • medical recommendations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Employ the Results in Your Daily Practice

  • Applicability

  • Balance between benefit and harm

  • Strength of Recommendation (SOR)

  • Patient's perceptions

  • Make a recommendation

  • Communicating the evidence to your patient