ALVAN R. FEINSTEIN, M.D.
The following paper is the third of four parts of Dr. Feinstein's cogent analysis of scientific methodology in clinical medicine. The last part, which will appear in the December issue of the ANNALS, is entitled "IV. Acquisition of Clinical Data."—Ed.
THE TARGETS OF TREATMENT
PREVENTION OF DISEASE AND OF CLINICAL MANIFESTATIONS
ALTERATION OF DISEASE AND OF CLINICAL MANIFESTATIONS
INDEXES AND CRITERIA OF THERAPEUTIC RESPONSE
VERBAL AND MEASURED PRECISION IN CLINICAL DESCRIPTION
ESTABLISHMENT OF INDEXES AND CRITERIA
UTILIZATION OF MEDICAL RECORDS
The care of a sick person
FEINSTEIN AR. Scientific Methodology in Clinical Medicine: III. The Evaluation of Therapeutic Response. Ann Intern Med. ;61:944–965. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-61-5-944
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1964;61(5_Part_1):944-965.
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