About this book
Written and edited by recognised experts in the subject area, this book provides the reader with a compendium of knowledge and information. Evidence Synthesis in Healthcare – a Practical Handbook for Clinicians is a valuable reference tool for a broad audience of clinicians, policy-makers, healthcare statisticians and economists. It is relevant for both experts and beginners in the field of healthcare evidence, practice and policy.
Professor Lord Ara Darzi, HonFREng FMedSci, is the Head of Division of Surgery, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, UK. Professor Darzi was knighted by the Queen as a Knight Commander of the most excellent Order of the British Empire (KBE) in December 2002.
Mr Thanos Athanasiou, PhD MD FETCS, is Reader in Surgery at Imperial College London, London, UK and Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Hammersmith and St Mary’s Hospitals, London, UK.