Evidence-based healthcare and public health : how to make decisions about health services and public health / Sir Muir Gray ; chapter 9 co-written by Sasha Shepperd ; editor Erica Ison ; editorial assistant Rosemary Lees ; Information scientist Nicola Pearce-Smith.
Contributor(s): Gray, J. A. Muir (John Armstrong Muir). Evidence-based healthcare.Material type: BookPublisher: Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2009Edition: 3rd ed.Description: xxv, 426 p. : ill.ISBN: 9780443101236.Subject(s): Evidence-based medicine | Public health | Decision Support Techniques | Quality of Health Care | Delivery of Health Care -- organization & administration
Rev. ed. of: Evidence-based healthcare / J.A. Muir Gray. 2nd. ed. 2001.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Evidence-based health services -- "Doing the right things right" -- Making decisions about health services -- Finding good-quality evidence -- Appraising the quality of research -- Assessing the outcomes found -- Evidence-based health service management -- Evidence-based public health -- Developing the skills of individuals -- Evidence-based clinical practice.