From the Back Cover
The Evidence–based Practice Workbook is an ideal tool foruse by GPs, medical specialists and other healthcare professionalsto learn the concepts of evidence–based practice (EBP). Practicaland interactive, this workbook provides simple methods to helphealth professionals find and use the best evidence to answerclinical questions, developing their skills in: asking clinical questions searching for answers discriminating good from poor information and research using the answers to make clinical decisions. This attractive, colour workbook provides a clear explanation ofEBP skills and concepts. Written by internationally respectedauthors, this expanded and updated edition has been developed fromevidence–based practice workshops run by the Centre forEvidence–Based Medicine at the University of Queensland and Oxford,and contains information and exercises to help health professionalslearn how to use EBP in their clinical practice.
About the Author
Paul Glasziou is Director of the Centre for Evidence Based MedicineUniversity of Oxford and editor of the journal Evidence BasedMedicine (BMJ Publishing Group)
Chris Del Mar is Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences andMedicine, Bond University and Associate Editor of Evidence BasedMedicine
Janet Salisbury is Director of Biotext and responsible for thebook s high quality design