1 edition of Understanding medical research found in the catalog.
Understanding medical research
John A. Goodfellow
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by John A. Goodfellow ; with foreword by Sir Liam Donaldson|
|LC Classifications||R852 .U53 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 371 p.|
|Number of Pages||371|
|LC Control Number||2011030825|
Format: Softcover book. Audience: Written for busy clinical practitioners, this book is also useful for medical students and others who desire a brief, general overview of the fundamental epidemiologic and statistical tools necessary for understanding and critically evaluating medical literature. Learning about research can be a daunting task. Kader Parahoo's bestselling Nursing Research guides beginners gently but thoroughly, as well as presenting new debates and perspectives to those with some research experience. This latest edition includes three timely new chapters on qualitative methods, introducing grounded theory, phenomenology and ethnography.
A conceptual understanding Navindhra Naidoo Department of Emergency Medical Sciences, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, P. O. Box , Bellville , South Africa. Learn Understanding Research Methods from University of London, SOAS University of London. This MOOC is about demystifying research and research methods. It will outline the fundamentals of doing research, aimed primarily, but not exclusively, at.
The aim of this communication is to give an overview of basic biostatistics procedures that are helpful in understanding medical research findings. There are several books on this topic now and. The goal of this book is to help you better understand health information by teaching you about the numbers behind the messages—the medical statistics on which the claims are based. The book will also familiarize you with risk charts, which are designed to help you put your health concerns in perspective. By learning to understand the numbers and knowing what questions to ask, you’ll be.
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Understanding Medical Research: The Studies that Shaped Medicine, edited by John Goodfellow, offers a useful summary of landmark research papers across a wide range of clinical disorders.
Chapters are written Understanding medical research book leading researches within each specialty/5(8). A complete guide to understanding and applying clinical research results. Ideal for both researchers and healthcare providers. Understanding Clinical Research addresses both the operational challenges of Understanding medical research book trials and the needs of clinicians to comprehend the nuances of research methods to accurately analyze study results.
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Are you an author. Cited by: Understanding Medical Studies, will provide you with the tools and skills you need to critically interpret medical studies, and determine for yourself the difference between good and bad science. The course covers study-design, research methods, and statistical interpretation.
Enhance your understanding and utilization of the information in medical journals with Stephen Gehlbach's Interpreting the Medical Literature. Written in a clear and entertaining style, this popular guide cuts through the complex language of research studies and makes reading medical publications a rewarding and pleasurable experience/5(17).
Basics of Evaluating Medical Research Studies is the essential primer for people wanting a quick read and quick guide on approaching the complex topic of understanding medical literature. My work involves education for health care professionals, trainees and students regarding interpretation of medical interventions (in my case medications) in the s: New medical research is published constantly, and even the most diligent health care providers have difficulty staying on top of every new study that may affect their area of practice.
Facing a medical issue often motivates many of us to find and understand the most current research. Here’s how to. PREFACE. Research is vital to the understanding of problemsthat affect individuals, communities or health systems. It allows for a systematic and scientific assessment or evaluation of the problem and often provides knowledge that allows for change to occur –.
Moreover, previous research indicates that a lack of cultural diversity and competence among physicians is a major contributor to African American mistrust of physicians. 36,44,45 Ethnic minority patients receive less information, empathy, and attention from their physicians regarding their medical care than their White counterparts.
46 Lack of. Research ethics Respect for persons Vulnerable populations UNDERSTANDING RESEARCH ETHICS 5 1. To understand the standard, proper, and ethical way in which to conduct the many types of communi-cation research 2. To understand how to conduct research that is respectful to participants, the research community, and society 3.
It seems to happen almost every day - you hear about the results of a new medical research study. Sometimes the results of one study seem to disagree with the results of another study.
It's important to be critical when reading or listening to reports of new medical findings. Some questions that can help you evaluate health information include.
‘Understanding Medical Research’ provides a firm foundation of knowledge in medical research that will be essential reading for academics and health service professionals alike.” - Prof the Lord Darzi of Denham, PC, KBE, Paul Hamlyn Chair of Surgery, Imperial College London, former Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Lords) at the Department of Health.
On this page you will find links to articles in the BMJ that explain how to read and interpret different kinds of research papers. Papers that go beyond numbers (qualitative research) Trisha Greenhalgh, Rod Taylor Papers that summarise other papers (systematic reviews and meta-analyses) Trisha Greenhalgh Papers that tell you what things cost (economic analyses) Trisha Greenhalgh.
understanding of clinical research and to promote active patient and public involvement in the research process. Although every effort has been made to ensure accuracy, the UKCRC and its advisors cannot accept any liability in relation to the information in this booklet. It is not a substitute for professional medical care.
Medical students and junior and senior doctors are frequently called upon to give research presentations, write reports, and answer exam questions on specific areas of medical research. Understanding Medical Research: The Studies That Shaped Medicine is an exciting new title that offers a unique and valuable approach to understanding historically influential studies in important areas of medicine.
HOW TO READ A MEDICAL JOURNAL ARTICLE Stephen D. Simon, Ph.D. OVERVIEW Reading medical research is hard work. I’m not talking about the medical terminology, though that is often quite bad (if I hear the word “emesis” one more time, I’m going to throw up!).
The hard part is assessing the strength of the evidence. There is, to my knowledge, no really good book on medical statistics at all. Most books provide collections of "recipies" and do not promote understanding or "statistical thinking".
A natural follow up to the previous book listed, this one posits that the democratization of data will not be easy and that the medical industry will likely resist adopting new medical technology. A true call to action, this book details what this process will.
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