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EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE

Monday, March 15th, 2010

What is evidence-based medicine (EBM)? EBM is an approach to medicine that integrates the current best evidence, clinical expertise, and patient values to optimize clinical outcomes and quality of life. With EBM comes the recognition that intuition, unsystematic clinical experience, and speculative pathophysiologic rationale are insufficient grounds for clinical decision-making. Instead, EBM maintains that a […]

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