Guide To Evidence-based Physical Therapist Practice by Dianne V. JewellGuide To Evidence-based Physical Therapist Practice by Dianne V. Jewell

Guide To Evidence-based Physical Therapist Practice

byDianne V. Jewell

Paperback | March 11, 2014

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Guide to Evidence-Based Physical Therapist Practice, Third Edition provides readers with the information and tools needed to appreciate the philosophy, history, and value of evidence-based practice, understand what constitutes evidence, search efficiently for applicable evidence in the literature, evaluate the findings in the literature, and integrate the evidence with clinical judgment and individual patient preferences and values. This unique handbook marries the best elements of multiple texts into a single accessible guide.Guide to Evidence-Based Physical Therapist Practice, Third Edition is updated and revised, including a vibrant 2-color engaging layout, improved organization, additional statistics coverage, and expanded resources for instructors and students. Its reader-friendly style facilitates learning and presents the knowledge and skills essential for physical therapist students to develop a foundation in research methods and methodologies related to evidence-based medicine. Students will learn how evaluate research designs, appraise evidence, and apply research in clinical practice. This is a comprehensive resource no physical therapist or student should be without.
Dianne V. Jewell, PT, DPT, PhD received her Bachelor of Arts in history from Williams College, her Master of Science in physical therapy from Boston University, her Doctor of Philosophy in health services organization and research from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and her transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy from VCU. She ...
Title:Guide To Evidence-based Physical Therapist PracticeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:434 pages, 9 × 7 × 0.88 inPublished:March 11, 2014Publisher:Jones & Bartlett LearningLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:128403416X

ISBN - 13:9781284034165

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Table of Contents

Part One: Principles of Evidence-Based Physical Therapist Practice Chapter 1: Evidence-Based Physical Therapist Practice Chapter 2: What is Evidence? Chapter 3: The Quest for Evidence: Getting StartedPart Two: Elements of Evidence Chapter 4: Questions, Theories, and Hypotheses Chapter 5: Research Design Chapter 6: Research Subjects Chapter 7: Variables and Their Measurement Chapter 8: Validity in Research Designs Chapter 9: Unraveling Statistical Mysteries: Description Chapter 10: Unraveling Statistical Mysteries: InferencePart Three: Appraising the Evidence Chapter 11: Appraising Evidence About Diagnostic Tests and Clinical Measures Chapter 12: Appraising Evidence About Prognostic (Risk) Factors Chapter 13: Appraising Evidence About Interventions Chapter 14: Appraising Evidence About Clinical Prediction Rules Chapter 15: Appraising Outcomes Research Chapter 16: Appraising Evidence About Self-Report Outcomes Measures Chapter 17: Appraising Systematic Reviews and Clinical Practice GuidelinesPart Four: Evidence in Practice Chapter 18: Patient/Client Preferences and Values Chapter 19: Putting It All Together