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.