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Author Riegelman, Richard K., author.

Title Studying a study & testing a test : reading evidence-based health research / Richard K. Riegelman.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a Wolters Kluwer business, 2013.

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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Sixth edition.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 338 pages) : illustrations
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Series Online access with subscription: LWW Health Library (Integrated Basic Science Collection)
Note Revised edition of: Studying a study and testing a test : how to read the medical evidence / Richard K. Riegelman. 5th ed. 2005.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Studying a study : M.A.A.R.I.E. framework, method, assignment, assessment -- Studying a study : M.A.A.R.I.E. framework, results -- Studying a study : M.A.A.R.I.E. framework, interpretation, extrapolation -- Randomized controlled trials -- Observational studies -- Safety -- Meta-analysis -- Testing a test : M.A.A.R.I.E. framework, method, assignment, and assessment -- Testing a test : M.A.A.R.I.E. framework, results, interpretation, extrapolation -- Screening : prediction and decision rules -- Decision and cost-effectiveness analysis : M.A.A.R.I.E. framework, method, assignment, assessment -- Decision and cost-effectiveness analysis : M.A.A.R.I.E. framework, results, interpretation, extrapolation -- A guide to the guidelines -- Translating evidence into practice.
Note Online resource; title from resource home page (Ovid, viewed January 12, 2017).
Summary Ideal for clinical students includingmedical, nursing, pharmacy, dental, physician assistant and more!Evidence-based information plays a critical role in clinical practice decisions. Secondary sources are often unreliable; it's up to the student, then, to critically assess peer-reviewed research literature. Using a highly structured yet accessible method, this best-selling text teaches students to critically analyze research from primary sources. Step-by-step approach learn to recognize a meaningful study, clues to potential study flaws, and ways to apply solid evidence in clinical practiceSimple 6-point framework: learn to evaluate studies in terms of the author's trademark mnemonic device, M.A.A.R.I.E. (Methods, Assignment, Assessment, Results, Interpretation and Extrapolation).
Subject Medical literature -- Evaluation.
Medicine -- Research -- Evaluation.
Biometry.
Evidence-based medicine -- Methods.
Evidence-Based Medicine -- methods
Biometry
Epidemiologic Methods
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Holism.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Alternative Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Atlases.
MEDICAL -- Essays.
MEDICAL -- Family & General Practice.
MEDICAL -- Holistic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Osteopathy.
Biometry. (OCoLC)fst00832611
Evidence-based medicine. (OCoLC)fst00917247
Medical literature -- Evaluation. (OCoLC)fst01014354
Medicine -- Research -- Evaluation. (OCoLC)fst01015068
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Methods (Music) (OCoLC)fst01423850
Added Author Preceded by: Riegelman, Richard K. Studying a study & testing a test. 5th ed. 2005.
Added Title Studying a study and testing a test
Reading evidence-based health research
Other Form: Print version: Riegelman, Richard K. Studying a study & testing a test. 6th ed. Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Heath, 2013 9780781774260 (DLC) 2012008446 (OCoLC)778838173
ISBN 9781451176360 (electronic bk.)
1451176368 (electronic bk.)
9780781774260
0781774268
Standard No. DEBSZ 493121536
NZ1 15349100

 
    
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