Evidence-based Practice in Primary CareEdited by
- Leone Ridsdale, MSc, PhD, FRCGP, FRCPC, Reader in General Practice, Department of General Practice, UMDS Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals, London
The evidence-based approach to clinical practice is becoming increasingly respected and popular. This text aims to increase awareness, enthusiasm, knowledge and skill in terms of applying the principles of evidence-based medicine among general practitioners. Also promotes the development of critical skills in a unique and practical approach.
Paperback, 176 Pages
Published: July 1998
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
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