Studying a Study & Testing a Test: Reading Evidence-Based Health Research

Publication Year: 2020

Edition: 7th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Riegelman, Richard K.; Nelson, Benjamin A.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-97-512089-4

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 89

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This complete package of textbook, interactive exercises, and real research articles is designed for use alongside Journal Clubs conducted in medical, nursing, and other health professions programs, as well as in evidence-based medicine courses.

It employs the authors’ proven, step-by-step framework, and strengthens students’ and residents’ ability to recognize a meaningful study, identify potential study flaws, and apply solid evidence in clinical decision making.


Class tested by students in leading medical schools, Studying a Study and Testing a Test, Seventh Edition, features a suite of resources ideal for traditional learning, flipped-classroom approaches, and distance learning: 

  • M.A.A.R.I.E. framework provides a questions-to-ask approach for critical review of clinical research from observational and randomized studies to decision analyses and cost-effectiveness analyses.

  • New flaw-catching exercises included at the end of each unit provide additional practice using the M.A.A.R.I.E. approach to recognize study flaws.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Riegelman, Richard K.; Nelson, Benjamin A.
ISBN: 978-1-97-512089-4
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Internal Medicine
Medical Review
Language: English
Edition: 7th Ed.
Pages: 386
Illustrations: 56
Year: 2020
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 89