With search for ‘chinese dinner’
via YouTube user: experimenter63
Updated synthesis of systematic reviews
via BMJ – David C Slawson, Allen F Shaughnessy
A paradigm of Educational Seduction
Conference Feedback and Evaluation Form
Why parents leave children in hot cars
Finishing up and explaining the chart regarding 100,000 Strep Throat patients
Setting up the chart regarding 100,000 Strep Throat Patients
Chart of 1,000 Pregnant Woman’s likelihood to deliver a baby with Down’s Syndrome
Ros Bramwell, Helen West, and Peter Salmon
via YouTube user H. Gilbert Welch
Easy Epidemiology Difference Spin Snout Test. Via YouTube user HelpHippo
A worksheet for Articles about Diagnostic Tests
via The NNT
This calculator can determine diagnostic test characteristics (sensitivity, specificity, likelihood ratios) and/or determine the post-test probability of disease given given the pre-test probability and test characteristics.
via Essential Evidence Plus
to prevent or to reduce biomechanical risk factors associated with diabetic foot ulceration: a systematic review
Johannes A N Dorresteijn, Didi M W Kriegsman, Willem JJ Assendelft, Gerlof D Valk
versions and perversions of UKPDS data – James McCormack, Trisha Greenhalgh
Dennis G. Fryback, PhD John R. Thornbury, MD
Chambers PL, Mahabee-Gittens EM, Leonard AC.
Development and piloting of a questionnaire to measure maternal perceptions of their baby’s vulnerability
John Brodersen, PhD and Volkert Dirk Siersma, PhD
systematic review and meta-analysis
clinical outcomes, and health services use in emergency department patients with dyspnea: a randomized trial.
randomised controlled trial via BMJ
Allen F Shaughnessy and David C Slawson via BMJ
Author: James McCormack
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
via BMJ: Brian Hurwitz
Authors: David L Sackett, William M C Rosenberg, J A Muir Gray, R Brian Haynes, W Scott Richardson
Author: Julie Beck
How the Performance of the U.S. Health Care System Compares Internationally
Steven H. Woolf and Laudan Aron, Editors
via Youtube: James McCormack
via JNCI; Helen G. Juffs Ian F. Tannock
via Wiley Online Library; Thomas G. Pickering MD, DPhil
via NEJM R. Brian Haynes, M.D., Ph.D., David L. Sackett, M.D., M.SC., D. Wayne Taylor, M.A., Edward S. Gibson, M.D., and Arnold L. Johnson, M.D., M.SC.
via Journal of National Cancer Institute
via Annals of Internal Medicine
via Lown Institute
via Consumer Reports
James R. Webster, MD, MS
via Thomas C. Chalmers
Explanation of the origin of the Cochrane logo
Knowledge is luggage; it is best to travel light
via BMJ; David C Slawson, Allen F Shaughnessy
Attorney General’s Investigation Reveals Flawed Lyme Disease Guideline Process, IDSA Agrees To Reassess Guidelines, Install Independent Arbiter
The Clinical Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention of Lyme Disease, Human Granulocytic Anaplasmosis, and Babesiosis: Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America
Kerianne H. Quanstrum, M.D., and Rodney A. Hayward, M.D.
Gerd Gigerenzer, Wolfgang Gaissmaier, Elke Kurz-Milcke, Lisa M. Schwartz, and Steven Woloshin
Archie Bleyer, M.D., and H. Gilbert Welch, M.D., M.P.H.
William C. Black, David A. Haggstrom, H. Gilbert Welch
Meta-Analysis: Relative Risk for Breast Cancer Awareness
by Hunter, John, 1728-1793
to prevent chronic bilirubin encephalopathy clinical summary of U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation
A Worksheet for Evaluating Practice Guidelines
via YouTube: James McCormack
via Semmelweis Society International
Mamede S, van Gog T, van den Berge K, Rikers RM, van Saase JL, van Guldener C, Schmidt HG.
Is the debate over?
Evaluating the Trustworthiness of Clinical Practice Guidelines
a public resource for summaries of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.
A Critical Appraisal
Feeling good about Not knowing everything.
John W Ely, Jerome A Osheroff, Mark H Ebell, George R Bergus, Barcey T Levy, M Lee Chambliss, and Eric R Evans
Michael L Green, MD, MSc – Correspondence information about the author MD, MSc Michael L Green, Marc A Ciampi, MD, Peter J Ellis, MD, MPH
via Boston University school of Medicine
Are our educational systems preparing doctors for this role?
Comparing: Clinical Evidence, Dynamed, EBM Guidelines, eMedicine, UpToDate
prospective cohort analysis | via BMJ
A comparison table for Hunting Tools
Mark H. Ebell, MD, MS, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
Measuring the Relevance of Outcome vs. Validity of Evidence
A Patient-Centered Approach to Grading Evidence in the Medical Literature
This table can be used to compare various Foraging Services, including newsletters and electronic services
Identifying fallacies in pharmaceutical promotion
The importance of who says what
via U.S. Food and Drug Administration Website
via American Medical Association
Effective if used with caution
A Worksheet for Articles about Prognosis
Tobias M. Nowacki, Markus Bruckner, Maria Eveslage, Phil Tepasse, Friederike Pott, Nils H. Thoennissen, Karin Hengst, Matthias Ross, Dominik Bettenworth
via JAMA; Kay Dickersin
Outcome: Cesarean section
Were the included studies valid?
Andrew D. Oxman, Gordon H. Guyatt
via Information In Practice; David C Slawson, Allen F Shaughnessy
Should be as scientific as the articles they review
Authors: Neihouse PF, Priske SC.
via J R Soc Med; Richard Smith
The fate of published articles, submitted again; Douglas P. Peters, Stephen J. Ceci
via NEMJ; Monique L. Anderson, M.D., Karen Chiswell, Ph.D., Eric D. Peterson, M.D., M.P.H., Asba Tasneem, Ph.D., James Topping, M.S., and Robert M. Califf, M.D.
A Primer for Physicians; William H. Shrank, MD, MSHS , Amanda R. Patrick, M.S. , and M. Alan Brookhart, PhD
via The New England Journal of Medicine
via Am J Med; Sacks H, Chalmers TC, Smith H Jr
A systematic comparison of studies on acute coronary syndromes
via JAMA; John P. A. Ioannidis, MD; Anna-Bettina Haidich, MSc; Maroudia Pappa, MSc;
via Cochrane; Adler AJ, Taylor F, Martin N, Gottlieb S, Taylor RS, Ebrahim S
A Meta-analysis of Randomized Trials
via Youtube; Terry Shaneyfelt
a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials; M Briel, M Studer, TR Glass, and HC Bucher
via Youtube; Graham Walker