Scanning the Headlines: Effectiveness

Updated on July 17, 2006

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March, A.  Facilitating implementation of evidence-based guidelines in hospital settings: learning from trauma centers. The Commonwealth Fund.  June 2006.

Zuzelo, P., and others.  Shared governance and EBP:  a logical partnership?  Nursing Management.  37(6):45-50, June 2006.

Lynch, T., and Cox, P.  Reverse quality management:  developing evidence-based best practices in health emergency management.  Quality Management in Health Care.  15(2):104-115, Apr./June 2006.

Shea, J.  Applying evidence-based medicine to traditional Chinese medicine:  debate and strategy.  Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine.  12(3):255-263, Apr. 2006.

Davidson, J., and others.  Evidence-based medicine in the pharmacy.  Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare.  3(2):46-49, Mar./Apr. 2006.

Helm, J., Goossens, A., and Bossuyt, P.  When implementation fails:  the case of a nursing guideline for fall prevention.  Joint Commission Journal of Quality and Patient Safety.   32(2):152-160, Mar. 2006.

Clancy, C.  The new effective health care program.  Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare.  3(1):8-10, Jan./Feb. 2006.

Walker, S.  The evolution of evidence-based.  Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare.  3(1):30-34, Jan./Feb. 2006.

Is evidence-based medicine patient-centered and is patient-centered care evidence-based?  Health Services Research.  41(1):1-8, Feb. 2006.

West, C.  Evidence-based medicine for the Hospitalist.  The Hospitalist.  10(1):14-15, Jan. 2006.

Doherty, S.  Evidence-based implementation of evidence-based guidelines.  International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance.  19(1):32-41, 2006.

Guggenheim, R.  Putting EBM to work (easier said than done).  Managed Care.  14(12):33-43, Dec. 2005.

Kertesz, L.  Bringing evidence-based medicine into the physician's office.  AHIP Coverage.  46(6):28-33, Nov./Dec. 2005.

Averbeck, B.  Bringing evidence-based best practices into practice.  Health Management Technology.  26(11):20-21, Nov. 2005.

West, C.  Evidence-based medicine for the hospitalist.  The Hospitalist.  10(5):22-23, Oct. 2005.

McLeod, R.  Evidence-based reviews in surgery:  a new educational program for ACS fellows, candidates, resident members.  Bulletin American College of Surgeons.  90(10):8-11, Oct. 2005.

Lowenhaupt, M.  Evidence-based medicine grows up.  Health Management Technology.  26(6):8-12, June 2005.

Strite, S., and Stuart, M.  Closing quality and value gaps (part 3). The Physician Executive.   31(3):58-61, May/June, 2005.

The pursuit and possibilities of evidence-based medicine.  Quality Letter for Healthcare Leaders.  17(3):11-12, Mar. 2005.

Scalise, D.  Evidence-based medicine.  Trustee.  58(2):24-28, Feb. 2005.

Strite, S., and Stuart, M.  What is an evidence-based, value-based health care system? (part 1).  The Physician Executive.  31(1):50-54, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Eddy, D.  Evidence-based medicine:  a unified approach.  Health Affairs.  24(1):9-17, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Timmermans, S., and Mauck, A.  The promise and pitfalls of evidence-based medicine.  Health Affairs.  24(1):18-28, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Gelijns, A., and others.  Evidence, politics, and technological change.  Health Affairs.  24(1):29-40, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Steinberg, E., and Luce, B.  Evidence based?  Caveat emptor!  Health Affairs.  24(1):80-92, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Claxton, K., Cohen, J., and Neumann, P.  When is evidence sufficient?  Health Affairs.  24(1):93-102, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Atkins, D., Siegel, J., and Slutsky, J.  Making policy when the evidence is in dispute.  Health Affairs.  24(1):102-113, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Fox, D.  Evidence of evidence-based health policy:  the politics of systematic reviews in coverage decisions.  Health Affairs.  24(1):114-122, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Helfand, M.  Using evidence reports:  progress and challenges in evidence-based decision making.  Health Affairs.  24(1):123-127, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Teutsch, S., Berger, M., and Weinstein, M.  Comparative effctiveness:  asking the right questions, choosing the right method.  Health Affairs.  24(1):128-132, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Mendelson, D., and Carino, T.  Evidence-based medicine in the United States--de rigueur or dream deferred?  Health Affairs.  24(1):133-137, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Shojania, K., and Grimshaw, J.  Evidence-based quality improvement:  the state of the science.  Health Affairs.  24(1):138-150, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Clancy, C., and Cronin, K.  Evidence-based decision making:  global evidence, local decisions.  Health Affairs.  24(1):151-162, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Tanenebaum, S.  Evidence-based practice as mental health policy:  three controversies and a caveat.  Health Affairs.  24(1):163-173, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Garber, A.  Evidence-based guidelines as a foundation for performance incentives.  Health Affairs.  24(1):174-179, Jan./Feb. 2005.

Diring, J., and Sennett, C.  The role of evidence-based medicine.  AHIP Coverage.  45(6):16-20, Nov./Dec. 2004.

Debuono, B.  Health literacy:  a hidden and critical challenge to effective health care.  AHIP Coverage.  45(6):38-40, Nov./Dec. 2004.

Chan, K., Morton, S., and Shekelle, P.  Systematic reviews for evidence-based management:  how to find them and what to do with them.  The American Journal of Managed Care.   10(11 Part 1):806-811, Nov. 2004.

Ferguson, L., and Day, R.  Supporting new nurses in evidence-based practice.  Journal of Nursing Administration.  34(11):490-492, Nov. 2004.

Research to practice is a hard journey, experts say.  Healthcare Benchmarks and Quality Improvement.  11(9):101-103, Sept. 2004.

Fishman, P., and others.  Oppurtunities and challenges for measuring cost, quality, and clinical effectiveness in health care.  Medical Care Research and Review.  61(3):124S-143S, Sept. 2004.

NCQA adds four new measures to HEDIS 2005.  Quality Letter for Healthcare Leaders.  16(8):12-13, Aug. 2004.

Hatfield, L., and others.  Evidence-based practice strategies for cardiovascular care.  Journal of Cardiovascular Management.  15(3):10-19, May/June 2004.

Navigating the Maze: Obtaining Evidence-Based Medical Information. Charlottesville, VA:  University of Virginia Health Sciences Library, Accessed on May 19, 2004. 

Mangelsdorff, D.  U. S. Army-Baylor University health care administration program:  evidence-based outcomes in the military health system.  Journal of Health Administration Education.  21(1):81-90, Winter 2004.

Keckley, P. Evidence-based medicine in 2006. A survey of health plan leaders identifies current and emerging strategies.  Healthcare Informatics.  21(4):30-2, Apr. 2004.

Evidence-based public health:  moving beyond randomized trials.  American Journal of Public Health.  94(3):400-405. Mar. 2004.

Manthous, C.  Leapfrog and critical care: evidence- and reality-based intensive care for the 21st century.  American Journal of Medicine.  116(3):188-93, Feb. 1, 2004.

Zou, K., Fielding, J., and Ondategui-Parra, S.  What is evidence-based medicine?  Academic Radiology. 11(2):127-33, Feb. 2004.

Ebell, M., and others. Simplifying the language of evidence to improve patient care: Strength of recommendation taxonomy (SORT): a patient-centered approach to grading evidence in medical literature.  Journal of Family Practice.   53(2):111-20, Feb. 2004.

Bakken, S., Cimino, J., and Hripcsak, G.  Promoting patient safety and enabling evidence-based practice through informatics. Medical Care.  42(2 Suppl):II49-56, Feb. 2004.

Swan, B., and Boruch, R.  Quality of evidence: usefulness in measuring the quality of health care. Medical Care.   42(2 Suppl):II,12-20, Feb. 2004.

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