Evidence-based practice across the health professions

Tammy C Hoffmann (Editor), Sally Bennett (Editor), Chris B Del Mar (Editor)

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Evidence-based Practice across the Health Professions is a contemporary guide to modern evidence-based practice.

Fully revised and updated, it continues to keep the focus on the knowledge and skills that clinicians and students really need to make evidence-based informed decisions. It provides a foundation to help you to better ponder what clinical questions to ask, know ways to efficiently find research that answers those questions, know how to decide whether the results of research are believable, important and applicable and use good evidence with patients to provide healthcare as responsibly, effectively and collaboratively as possible.

Featuring a multi-discplinary approach with contributions from international and national leaders in evidence-based practice, this new edition now includes 15 health disciplines, including:
- Clinical exercise physiology - Optometry
- Complementary and alternative medicine - Paramedicine
- Human movement (exercise science) - Pharmacy
- Medical imaging - Physiotherapy
- Medicine - Podiatry
- Nursing - Radiation Therapy
- Nutrition and dietetics - Speech pathology
- Medicine
- Occupational Therapy
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationChatswood NSW
Number of pages439
ISBN (Print)9780729542555, 0729542556
Publication statusPublished - 29 Jun 2017


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  • Evidence about diagnosis

    Doust, J. & Sanders, S. L., 29 Jun 2017, Evidence based practice: Across the health professions. Hoffmann, T., Bennett, S. & Del Mar, C. (eds.). 3 ed. Chatswood: Elsevier, p. 136-158 22 p.

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  • Questions about prognosis: examples of appraisals from different health professions

    Hoffmann, T. C., Del Mar, C. B., Baird, M., Boyle, M., Coombes, J., Gibson, L. A., Landorf, K., Munteanu, S., Nissen, L. M., Rickard, C., Reilly, S., Sanders, S. L., Singh, N. & Tilson, J. K., 2017, Evidence-based practice across the health professions : Across the health professions. Hoffmann, T., Bennett, S. B. & Del Mar, C. (eds.). 3rd ed. Chatswood, N.S.W.: Elsevier, p. 202-225 24 p.

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