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Evidence-based Emergency Medicine

Publication Year: 2008
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Rowe, Brian; Lang, Eddy S.; Brown, Michael D.; Houry, Debra; Newman, David H.; Wyer, Peter C.
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 978-1-405-16143-5
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 74
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Evidence-based Emergency Medicine is the first book of its kind in emergency medicine to tackle the problems practicing physicians encounter in the emergency setting using an evidence-based approach.

Evidence-based Emergency Medicine summarizes the published evidence available for the diagnosis and treatment of common emergency health care problems in adults. Each chapter contextualizes a topic area using a clinical vignette and generates a series of key clinically important diagnostic and treatment questions. By completing detailed reviews of diagnostic and treatment research, using evidence from systematic reviews, RCTs, and prospective observational studies, the authors provide conclusions and practical recommendations.
Focusing primarily on diagnosis in areas where evidence for treatment is well accepted (e.g. DVTs), and treatment in other diseases where diagnosis is not complex (e.g. asthma), this text is written by leading emergency physicians at the forefront of evidence-based medicine. Evidence-based Emergency Medicine is ideal for emergency physicians and trainees, emergency department staff, and family physicians specializing in the acute care of medical and injured patients.

  • Platform:
    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Rowe, Brian; Lang, Eddy S.; Brown, Michael D.; Houry, Debra; Newman, David H.; Wyer, Peter C.
  • ISBN: 978-1-405-16143-5
  • Specialty:
    Emergency Medicine & Trauma
    Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 680
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2008
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 74

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