Statistics Toolkit

Author: Rafael Perera
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444358499
Size: 19.13 MB
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This concise book will help you to interpret the statistical evidence provided by quantitative studies and to plan how to work with data in your own clinical research. Following the successful format of the Toolkit series, Statistics Toolkit guides the reader through statistical concepts using flowcharts, diagrams and real life examples to reflect concepts in a simple and practical manner. Sections include: Clear explanation of basic concepts in the context of clinical research Demonstration of how data are described, displayed and interpreted in different formats Practical glossary and key to the symbols used in statistics and a discussion of the software tools The book offers a handy, quick reference that has an easy-to-follow structure throughout, making it ideal for health care professionals and students.

Evidence Based Medicine Toolkit

Author: Carl Heneghan
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118684761
Size: 80.37 MB
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This bestselling pocket guide to the skills of evidence-basedmedicine succeeds in demystifying the terminology and processes ina handy and easy-to-follow format, all within the space of 100pages. With an improved layout, this second edition ofEvidence-based Medicine Toolkit offers more up-to-dateguidance as well as new sections on important areas ofresearch. New features of this second edition include: A box for each major database showing how to search theevidence, and highlighting the differences between them Flow charts for different study types New critical appraisal sections on qualitative research andeconomic evaluation Expanded list of EBM resources on the net. With these added features to make the job easier, the newToolkit is now an even better companion for all health careprofessionals using evidence-based methodology in their researchand practice.

Diagnostic Tests Toolkit

Author: Matthew Thompson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119951801
Size: 39.33 MB
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This new volume in the Toolkit series is designed for clinicians and junior researchers who need to interpret the evidence for the effectiveness of the many diagnostic tests now available. Exceptionally user-friendly, this pocket-sized textbook realizes readers are not experts in diagnostic test interpretation. The authors cover a variety of issues, from how to design diagnostic test studies to understanding the results of diagnostic tests and interpreting the findings for clinical practice and health care policy.

Searching Skills Toolkit

Author: Caroline De Br?n
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118463110
Size: 17.22 MB
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Searching Skills Toolkit is an expert guide to help you find the clinical evidence you need more easily and effectively. Clearly presented with useful tips and advice, flow charts, diagrams and real-life clinical scenarios, it shows the best methods for finding quality evidence. From deciding where to start, to building a search strategy, refining results and critical appraisal, it is a step-by-step guide to the process of finding healthcare evidence, and is designed for use by all health and social care professionals. This second edition has been expanded with new chapters on searching for sources to support evidence-based management decision making and how to better enable your patients to make informed choices. It has also been fully updated to include new web sources, open source reference management software, and new training resources and exercises. Searching Skills Toolkit is an ideal reference for doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, managers and decision makers, researchers and students.

Systematic Review And Meta Analysis Toolkit

Author: Rafael Perera
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781405193283
Size: 20.54 MB
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This user-friendly pocket reference helps health care professionals understand Systematic Reviews or prepare to conduct them. For use in clinical practice, in training, or by policy makers, the book uses flow charts, screen shots when appropriate, and real-life examples to explore and explain the methods and meaning of Systematic Reviews.

Evidence Based Medicine

Author: Sharon E. Straus
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
ISBN: 9780702031274
Size: 39.96 MB
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Evidence Based Medicine provides a clear explanation of the central questions: how to ask answerable clinical questions; how to translate them into effective searches for the best evidence; how to critically appraise that evidence for its validity and importance; and how to integrate it with patients' values and preferences.

Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Author: Susan Ezzone
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781935864196
Size: 77.42 MB
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Since the publication of the first edition of this book in 2004, the specialty of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) has continued to progress as a treatment option for many diseases. Indications for the use of autologous, syngeneic, and allogeneic transplantation continue to expand. The second edition of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Manual for Nursing Practice presents the most up-to-date information regarding the use of HSCT. Chapter topics include an overview of hematopoiesis and immunology, basic concepts of transplantation, stem cell collection, course of transplant treatment and acute complications, acute and chronic graft-versus-host disease, various complications from gastrointestinal to neurologic, relapse, long-term care and survivorship, ethics, and much more.

Practical Pediatric Hematology

Author: Anupam Sachdeva
Publisher: JAYPEE BROTHERS MEDICAL PUBLISHERS PVT. LTD.
ISBN: 9350907119
Size: 52.40 MB
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The second edition of this book Practical Pediatric Hematology has incorporated the latest advances. The book is written in an easy-flowing manner, making it immensely readable and easy-to-understand. This book will be an excellent addition to the bookshelf of every pediatrician and postgraduate students. This book is set-up as easy-to-read chapters on Pediatric Hematology. The chapters have been authored by experts in the field. In this book whole concept is well thought, well conceived, well planned and well executed. The case-based discussion while teaching the skills and the hands on exper.

Evidence Based Pediatric Oncology

Author: Ross Pinkerton
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111862517X
Size: 64.77 MB
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This book is updated with evidence from the latest published reviews and is more clinically focused, with an emphasis on application of the trial findings. With increased coverage of trials in the area of supportive care for pediatric cancer patients, each chapter opens with a clinical question and concludes with a summary on the trial findings from an expert commentator.

Patient And Public Involvement Toolkit

Author: Julia Cartwright
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444328387
Size: 33.32 MB
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Providing information to implement a new core healthcare requirement – patient involvement Including real case scenarios to illustrate the principles of effective PPI Following the unique Toolkit series format of flowcharts and layouts that guide the reader through each section