Studying A Study and Testing a Test: Reading Evidence-based Health Research (Paperback)Richard K. Riegelman (author)
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Ideal for clinical students including medical, nursing, pharmacy, dental, physician assistant and more!
Evidence-based information plays a critical role in clinical practice decisions. Secondary sources are often unreliable; it's up to the student, then, to critically assess peer-reviewed research literature. Using a highly structured yet accessible method, this best-selling text teaches students to critically analyze research from primary sources.
Step-by-step approach- learn to recognize a meaningful study, clues to potential study flaws, and ways to apply solid evidence in clinical practice
Simple 6-point framework- learn to evaluate studies in terms of the author's trademark mnemonic device, M.A.A.R.I.E. (Methods, Assignment, Assessment, Results, Interpretation and Extrapolation)
Unique Learning Aids - question checklists, real-world scenarious, flaw-catching exercises and more help to make complex concepts easy to grasp
Interactive Q&A for every chapterM.A.A.R.I.E. framework and flaw-catching exercisesChapter objectivesFlash Card interactive glossary
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All of the student resources plus:Instructor's guide with "tips on teaching" based on Dr. Riegelman's 30+ years of teaching from the textSyllabus suggestions for applying the text in semester-long courses, mini-courses, and as part of Journal ClubsPowerpoints designed to assist lecturesClass-tested exam questions for each chapter
Publisher: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Number of pages: 340
Weight: 612 g
Dimensions: 178 x 254 x 15 mm
Edition: 6th edition
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