2010

Evidence-Based Practice: Toward Optimizing Clinical Outcomes

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ISBN: 978-3-642-05024-4 (Print) 978-3-642-05025-1 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. The Science of Research Synthesis in Clinical Decision-Making

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Introduction: Research Synthesis in Evidence-Based Clinical Decision-Making

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      Pages 17-33

      Overview, Strengths, and Limitations of Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses

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      Pages 35-50

      Understanding and Interpreting Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Results

  3. Making Evidence-Based Decisions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 51-51

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      Pages 53-66

      Making Evidence-Based Decisions in Nursing

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      Pages 67-78

      A Model for Implementing Evidence-Based Decisions in Dental Practice

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      Pages 79-90

      Evidence-Based Decisions in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Cardiac Disease

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      Pages 91-106

      Bringing Evidence Basis to Decision Making in Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM): Prakriti (Constitution) Analysis in Ayurveda

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      Pages 107-130

      Evidence-Based Clinical Decisions in Oral Surgery

  4. Evidence-Based Practice: Toward Clinical Outcomes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 132-132

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      Pages 133-147

      Evidence-Based Issues in Maxillofacial Trauma

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      Pages 149-171

      Strengths and Limitations of the Evidence-Based Movement Aimed to Improve Clinical Outcomes in Dentistry and Oral Surgery

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      Pages 173-183

      Evidence-Based Decision for Pharmacological Management of Alcoholic Liver Disease and Alcohol Dependence

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      Pages 185-193

      Temporomandibular Joint Disorders, a Bibliometric Evidence-Based Approach to Analysis

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      Pages 195-218

      The Efficacy of Horizontal and Vertical Bone Augmentation Procedures for Dental Implants: A Cochrane Systematic Review

  5. Conclusion: Toward Optimization of the Evidence-Based Paradigm in Medicine and Dentistry

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 220-220

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      Pages 221-241

      Evidence-Based Medicine: What does it Mean and Where Are We Going?

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      Pages 243-247

      Future Avenues of Research Synthesis for Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Making

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 249-251