Eleanor Z. Wallace, MD; Rosanne M. Leipzig, MD, PhD
Wallace EZ, Leipzig RM. Doing the Right Thing Right: Is Evidence-Based Medicine the Answer?. Ann Intern Med. 1997;127:91-94. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-127-1-199707010-00027
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1997;127(1):91-94.
Evidence-based Medicine: How to Practice and Teach EBM
Sackett DL, Richardson WS, Rosenberg W, Haynes RB. 250 pages. New York: Churchill Livingstone; 1997. $24.99. ISBN 0443056862. Order phone 800-553-5426.
Evidence-based Healthcare: How to Make Health Policy and Management Decisions
Muir Gray JA. 270 pages. United Kingdom: Churchill Livingstone; 1997. $29.95. ISBN 0443057214. Order phone 800-553-5426.
The germ theory of disease, the introduction of bedside teaching, the move to problem-based learning, the clinical application of molecular biology-landmark concepts in medicine appear regularly and require physicians to use new skills. The discipline of evidence-based medicine may be such a concept. Provoking enthusiasm and energetic implementation from some and resistance and outright hostility from others, evidence-based medicine seems to be here to stay. At the moment, it is an evolving science, and its influence on practice and health policy is increasing.
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