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Evidence-based emergency medicine at the 'coal face'.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16091095     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
While evidence-based medicine may be trumpeted by zealots, managers and politicians, incorporating it into clinical practice is easier said than done. The present article aims to show that it can be achieved and gives some clinical examples to illustrate this. An appendix contains a summary of useful databases and websites for accessing good medical information and evidence, quickly and reliably near the bedside.
Authors:
Martin Than; Susan Bidwell; Carol Davison; Rebecca Phibbs; Marg Walker
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Emergency medicine Australasia : EMA     Volume:  17     ISSN:  1742-6731     ISO Abbreviation:  Emerg Med Australas     Publication Date:  2005 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-08-10     Completed Date:  2006-01-20     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101199824     Medline TA:  Emerg Med Australas     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  330-40     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Clinical Decision Support Unit and Centre for Evidence-Based Health Care, Christchurch, New Zealand. martin.than@cdhb.govt.nz
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Acyclovir / therapeutic use
Adult
Chest Pain / diagnosis,  metabolism
Colchicine / therapeutic use
Diagnosis, Differential
Emergency Medicine / methods*
Evidence-Based Medicine / methods*
Female
Ginkgo biloba
Gout Suppressants / therapeutic use
Herpes Zoster / drug therapy
Humans
Male
Migraine Disorders / drug therapy
Myocardial Infarction / diagnosis,  metabolism
Pericarditis / drug therapy
Phytotherapy / methods
Plant Preparations / therapeutic use
Troponin / metabolism
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Gout Suppressants; 0/Plant Preparations; 0/Troponin; 59277-89-3/Acyclovir; 64-86-8/Colchicine

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