Comparative Effectiveness Research by Mary A. M. RogersComparative Effectiveness Research by Mary A. M. Rogers

Comparative Effectiveness Research

byMary A. M. Rogers

Paperback | December 6, 2013

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The last decade has seen sweeping changes in US health care policy. With more changes on the way, the emerging field of comparative effectiveness research - the science of determining how different treatments work best for different conditions - is critical for patients and clinicians who wishto make wise decisions regarding therapeutic choices. Comparative Effectiveness Research is the first textbook to offer an introduction to this topic. Written by an experienced university educator and researcher, the goal of this text is to provide readers with a gentle introduction to this diverse field. This accessible text facilitates participatorylearning by including inquiries and links to web-based resources. This book will be a welcome addition to any number of courses in medicine, public health, nursing, dentistry, and allied health - or to the reference shelf of the working medical practitioner.
Mary A. M. Rogers, PhD, MS, is a Clinical Epidemiologist who received her degree at the University of Washington in Seattle. She began teaching integrated science in the Peace Corps and has spent her career teaching and conducting clinical research. Dr. Rogers is a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at ...
Title:Comparative Effectiveness ResearchFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 9.25 × 6.12 × 0.68 inPublished:December 6, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199986045

ISBN - 13:9780199986040


Table of Contents

1. The Reason2. The Question3. The Choice4. The Effect5. The Design6. The Person7. The Place8. The Time9. The Fit10. The Plan11. The Inspiration