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What makes a good clinical question?

Observation studies have shown that primary care physicians generate approximately 10 to 15 questions per day of practice (Covell, 1985; Ely, 1999795 more words

Evidence-based Medicine

Smart governance for health and well-being: the evidence - WHO - 2014

Smart governance for health and well-being: the evidence – WHO – 2014

ISBN 978 92 890 5066 1

“Governance for health describes the attempts of governments and other actors to steer communities, whole countries or even groups of countries in the pursuit of health as integral to well-being. 167 more words

Public Hlth & Hlth Promotion

Affect Heuristic,COI, or Lack of Knowledge? Why Do Cardiologists Overestimate Benefits of PCI in Stable Angina?

A recent study in JAMA Internal Medicine by Goff and colleagues made me wonder if the Cardiologists studied are uninformed of the limited benefits of stenting (PCI) for chronic stable angina, do they have too strong of a conflict of interest due to economic gain, or is the affect heuristic playing a big part? 750 more words

Evidence Based Practice

If you can’t stand the research, get out of the classroom……

Research like a champion..do schools need ‘research leads’?

“It is evidence that will liberate the teaching profession from (its) shackles.”

(Nick Gibb Research Ed conference, London, 6th September 2014) 1,579 more words


Based upon what evidence?: The need for evidence-based practice in education

I recently completed an internship with the Department of Defense Education Activity. Out of an abundance of caution, this blog does not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Defense, the Department of Defense Education Activity, or the U.S. 989 more words

Education Reform