A Manual for Evidence-Based Clinical Practice (3rd Edition) by Gordon Guyatt, Drummond Rennie, Maureen O. Meade, Deborah J.

By Gordon Guyatt, Drummond Rennie, Maureen O. Meade, Deborah J. Cook

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1 The concept is further complicated by language: different languages translate “evidence” in different ways. 3 Rather, evidence represents the necessary basis for effective problem solving and decision making. BOX 3-1 Epistemologic Principles of ­Evidence-Based Medicine 1. The pursuit of truth is best accomplished by examining the totality of evidence, rather than by selecting a limited sample of evidence, which is at risk of being unrepresentative and will certainly be less precise than the totality.

Should we restrict ourselves to alternative resource allocation within a fixed pool of health care resources, or should we consider expanding health care services at the cost, for instance, of higher tax rates for individuals or corporations? How should we deal with the large body of observational studies that suggest that social and economic factors may have a larger influence on the health of populations than health care provision? How should we deal with the tension between what may be best for a person and what may be optimal for the society of which that person is a member?

Br J Philos Sci. 1967;17(4):319-321. 6. Wittgenstein L. Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus. London, England: Routledge Classic; 1922. indd 18 11. Stanovich KE. Rationality and the Reflective Mind. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press; 2011. 16-10-2014 10:50:47 the foundations 4 What Is the Question? Gordon Guyatt, Maureen O. Meade, Thomas Agoritsas, W. indd 19 17-10-2014 16:46:38 20 The Foundations Three Ways to Use the Medical Literature Consider a medical student, early in her training, seeing a patient with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus.

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