Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice

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Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)

Edited By: Andrew Miles

Impact Factor: 1.58

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 10/25 (Medical Informatics); 50/85 (Health Care Sciences & Services); 62/150 (Medicine General & Internal)

Online ISSN: 1365-2753


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  1. Original Articles

    1. Causal explanatory pluralism and medically unexplained physical symptoms

      Michael Cournoyea and Ashley Graham Kennedy

      Article first published online: 24 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12238

    2. Dignity as honour-wound: an experiential and relational view

      Kathleen Galvin and Les Todres

      Article first published online: 23 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12278

    3. Systematic derivation of an Australian standard for Tall Man lettering to distinguish similar drug names

      Lynne Emmerton, Mariam F.S. Rizk, Graham Bedford and Daniel Lalor

      Article first published online: 19 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12247

    4. Nurses' self-reported medication competence in relation to their pharmacovigilant activities in clinical practice

      Rose-Marie Johansson-Pajala, Lene Martin, Johan Fastbom and Kerstin Jorsäter Blomgren

      Article first published online: 19 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12263

  2. Personal View

    1. From caveat emptor to caveat venditor: time to stop the influence of money on practice guideline development

      Lisa Cosgrove, Allen F. Shaughnessy, Emily E. Wheeler, Sheldon Krimsky, Shannon M. Peters, Darren J. Freeman-Coppadge and Joel R. Lexchin

      Article first published online: 19 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12244

  3. Original Articles

    1. Examining the preparation and ongoing support of adults to take their medications as prescribed in kidney transplantation

      Allison Williams, Kimberley Crawford, Elizabeth Manias, Christine Ellis, Kim Mullins, Kathy Howe, Elaine Kennedy, Orla Maney, Tia Mark, Debbie Gregory, Emma Van Hardeveld, Doris Yip and Jac Kee Low

      Article first published online: 16 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12270

    2. Clinicians' perceptions of digital vs. paper-based decision support interventions

      Mary C. Politi, Prajakta Adsul, Marie D. Kuzemchak, Rachel Zeuner and Dominick L. Frosch

      Article first published online: 16 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12269

    3. More explicit communication after classroom-based crew resource management training: results of a pragmatic trial

      Inge Verbeek-van Noord, Martine C. de Bruijne, Jos W. R. Twisk, Cathy van Dyck and Cordula Wagner

      Article first published online: 15 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12261

    4. Health care frames – from Virchow to Obama and beyond : The changing frames in health care and their implications for patient care

      Joachim P. Sturmberg, Di O'Halloran, Ruth Colagiuri, Ana Fernandez, Sue Lukersmith, Ghazal Torkfar and Luis Salvador-Carulla

      Article first published online: 14 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12266

    5. Imaging for metastatic disease in patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer: are doctor's perceptions in keeping with the guidelines?

      Demetrios Simos, Brian Hutton, Ian D. Graham, Angel Arnaout, Jean-Michel Caudrelier and Mark Clemons

      Article first published online: 14 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12240

    6. The impact of an operative note proforma at a paediatric surgical centre

      Benjamin K.Y. Chan, Klaire Exarchou, Harriet J. Corbett and Rick R. Turnock

      Article first published online: 14 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12242

    7. Managing the increasing shortage of acute care hospital beds in Israel

      Chanan Meydan, Ziona Haklai, Barak Gordon, Joseph Mendlovic and Arnon Afek

      Article first published online: 14 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12246

  4. Systematic Reviews

  5. Original Articles

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      Getting personal: can systems medicine integrate scientific and humanistic conceptions of the patient?

      Henrik Vogt, Elling Ulvestad, Thor Eirik Eriksen and Linn Getz

      Article first published online: 14 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12251

  6. Personal View

  7. Original Articles

    1. Seasonal variation in clinical remission of primary care patients with depression: impact of gender

      Yusuf C. Doganer, Kurt B. Angstman, Tara K. Kaufman and James E. Rohrer

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12265

    2. Networking and data sharing reduces hospitalization cost of heart failure: the experience of GISC study

      Franco Pisanò, Giulia Lorenzoni, Stefano S. Sabato, Nicola Soriani, Ottavio Narraci, Michele Accogli, Carlo Rosato, Paola de Paolis, Franco Folino, Gianfranco Buja, Francesco Tona, Ileana Baldi, Sabino Iliceto, Dario Gregori and the GISC Study Group

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12255

    3. Identifying effective pathways in a successful continuous quality improvement programme: the GEDAPS study

      Danielle H. Bodicoat, Xavier Mundet, Laura J. Gray, Xavier Cos, Melanie J. Davies, Kamlesh Khunti, Juan-Franciso Cano and on behalf of the GEDAPS Study Group

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12253

    4. Impact of a priority system on patients in waiting lists for knee arthroplasty

      Cristian Tebé, Merce Comas, Paula Adam, Maite Solans-Domènech, Alejandro Allepuz and Mireia Espallargues

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12248

    5. Routine, empathic and compassionate patient care: definitions, development, obstacles, education and beneficiaries

      Stephen G. Post, Lauren E. Ng, Janet E. Fischel, Mary Bennett, Linda Bily, Latha Chandran, Jeremiah Joyce, Briana Locicero, Kelly McGovern, Robyn L. McKeefrey, Jackie V. Rodriguez and Michael W. Roess

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12243

  8. Systematic Reviews

    1. Barriers to evidence-based medicine: a systematic review

      Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani, Jafar Sadegh Tabrizi and Saber Azami-Aghdash

      Article first published online: 18 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12222

  9. Original Articles

    1. Reducing risk of overdose with midazolam injection in adults: an evaluation of change in clinical practice to improve patient safety in England

      Chris Flood, Linda Matthew, Rachel Marsh, Bhavesh Patel, Mariama Mansaray and Tara Lamont

      Article first published online: 11 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12228

    2. Improving delirium care for hospitalized older patients. A qualitative study identifying barriers to guideline adherence

      Lotte van de Steeg, Maaike Langelaan, Roelie Ijkema, Peter Nugus and Cordula Wagner

      Article first published online: 31 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12229

    3. Relationship-centred care: antidote, guidepost or blind alley? The epistemology of 21st century health care

      Peter C. Wyer, Suzana Alves Silva, Stephen G. Post and Patricia Quinlan

      Article first published online: 29 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12224

    4. Medical students’ attitudes on and experiences with evidence-based medicine: a qualitative study

      Morteza Ghojazadeh, Sakineh Hajebrahimi, Saber Azami-Aghdash, Fatemeh Pournaghi Azar, Majid Keshavarz, Mohammad Naghavi-Behzad and Hakimeh Hazrati

      Article first published online: 16 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12191

    5. Hospital pharmacy services in the Pacific Island countries

      Jonathan Penm, Betty Chaar and Rebekah Moles

      Article first published online: 15 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12227

    6. Post-introduction observation of transcatheter aortic valve implantation in Galicia (Spain)

      Leonor Varela-Lema, Teresa Queiro-Verdes, José A. Baz-Alonso, José J. Cuenca-Castillo, Darío Durán-Muñoz, José R. Gónzalez-Juanatey, José M. Herrera Noreña, Andrés Iñiguez-Romo, Diego López-Otero, Gonzalo Pradas-Montilla, José Rubio-Álvarez, Jorge Salgado-Fernández, Ramiro Trillo Nouche, Nicolás Vázquez-González and Marisa López-García

      Article first published online: 15 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12225

    7. Teleological care and the last years of life

      Victor Cellarius and Ross Upshur

      Article first published online: 12 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12211

    8. Measurement of pain and anthropometric parameters in women with chronic pelvic pain

      Maria Beatriz Ferreira Gurian, Andréia Moreira de Souza Mitidieri, Joyce Beatriz da Silva, Ana Paula Moreira da Silva, Carolina Pazin, Omero Benedicto Poli-Neto, Antônio Alberto Nogueira, Francisco José Candido dos Reis and Júlio César Rosa-e-Silva

      Article first published online: 5 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12221

  10. Systematic Reviews

    1. The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of clinical nurse specialists in outpatient roles: a systematic review

      Kelley Kilpatrick, Sharon Kaasalainen, Faith Donald, Kim Reid, Nancy Carter, Denise Bryant-Lukosius, Ruth Martin-Misener, Patricia Harbman, Deborah Anne Marshall, Renee Charbonneau-Smith and Alba DiCenso

      Article first published online: 5 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12219

  11. Conference Report

  12. Original Articles

    1. Choosing the right journal for your systematic review

      Marluci Betini, Enilze S. N. Volpato, Guilherme D. J. Anastácio, Renata T. B. G. de Faria and Regina El Dib

      Article first published online: 5 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12196

    2. Synthesizing complex data on functional decline in older people using partial least squares (PLS) analysis

      Ellena Sophia A. King, Karen A. Grimmer, Alvin P. Atlas and Steve Francesco Milanese

      Article first published online: 5 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12213

    3. Evidence-based medicine use in pharmacy practice: a cross-sectional survey

      Rana Abu Farha, Eman Alefishat, Maysa Suyagh, Eman Elayeh and Amal Mayyas

      Article first published online: 5 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12212

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      Interpreting chronic disorders of consciousness: medical science and family experience

      Andrew Edgar, Celia Kitzinger and Jenny Kitzinger

      Article first published online: 4 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12220

    5. PAIN OUT: an international acute pain registry supporting clinicians in decision making and in quality improvement activities

      Ruth Zaslansky, Judith Rothaug, Richard C. Chapman, Ragnar Backström, Silviu Brill, Christoph Engel, Dominique Fletcher, Lucian Fodor, Peter Funk, Debra Gordon, Marcus Komann, Christoph Konrad, Andreas Kopf, Yigal Leykin, Esther Pogatzki-Zahn, Margarita Puig, Narinder Rawal, Matthias Schwenkglenks, Rod S. Taylor, Kristin Ullrich, Thomas Volk, Maryam Yahiaoui-Doktor and Winfried Meissner

      Article first published online: 1 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12205

    6. Causation in evidence-based medicine: in reply to Strand and Parkkinen

      Roger Kerry, Thor E. Eriksen, Svein A. Noer Lie, Stephen Mumford and Rani L. Anjum

      Article first published online: 27 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12189

    7. The effectiveness of computer reminders versus postal reminders for improving quality assessment for point-of-care testing in primary care: a randomized controlled trial

      Volkert Siersma, Marius Brostrøm Kousgaard, Susanne Reventlow, Ruth Ertmann, Peter Felding and Frans Boch Waldorff

      Article first published online: 21 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12210

    8. General practitioners' preferences for interventions to improve guideline adherence

      Marjolein Lugtenberg, Jako S. Burgers, Dolly Han and Gert P. Westert

      Article first published online: 21 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12209

    9. Evaluating the MEDLINE Core Clinical Journals filter: data-driven evidence assessing clinical utility

      Michele Klein-Fedyshin, Andrea M. Ketchum, Robert M. Arnold and Peter J. Fedyshin

      Article first published online: 6 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12190

    10. Validation of a non-linear model of health

      Stefan Topolski and Joachim Sturmberg

      Article first published online: 5 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12162

    11. Validity and reliability of instruments aimed at measuring Evidence-Based Practice in Physical Therapy: a systematic review of the literature

      Juan Carlos Fernández-Domínguez, Albert Sesé-Abad, Jose Miguel Morales-Asencio, Angel Oliva-Pascual-Vaca, Iosune Salinas-Bueno and Joan Ernest de Pedro-Gómez

      Article first published online: 22 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12180

  13. Systematic Reviews

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  14. Original Articles

    1. More screen time, less face time – implications for EHR design

      Onur Asan, Paul D. Smith and Enid Montague

      Article first published online: 19 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12182

  15. Systematic Reviews

    1. Checklists for external validity: a systematic review

      Anne-Kirstine Dyrvig, Kristian Kidholm, Oke Gerke and Hindrik Vondeling

      Article first published online: 15 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12166

  16. Original Articles

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    2. Medical and nursing diagnoses: a critical comparison

      Daniele Chiffi and Renzo Zanotti

      Article first published online: 12 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12146

    3. Mental suffering and the DSM-5: a critical review

      Stijn Vanheule and Ignaas Devisch

      Article first published online: 10 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12163

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    5. Corroborating evidence-based medicine

      Alexander Mebius

      Article first published online: 16 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12129

    6. Diagnosis – the limiting focus of taxonomy

      Joachim P. Sturmberg and Carmel M. Martin

      Article first published online: 18 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jep.12113

  17. Discussion Papers


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