Oxford Handbook of Key Clinical Evidence

Paperback | November 26, 2016

EditorKunal Kulkarni, James Harrison, Mohamed Baguneid

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This second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Key Clinical Evidence provides an alternative to the growing volumes of trial data for students, trainees and researchers looking for the key evidence affecting medical practice.Written by a team of leading figures across the major specialities, the Oxford Handbook of Key Clinical Evidence carefully selects and brings together key information on some of the most important trials currently impacting clinical practice. With introductory chapters on the history and importanceof evidence based medicine complemented by in-depth analysis of the impact of each trial and its practical implications, this text is a definitive quick-reference guide in this increasingly important field. Highlighted boxes identify the study type and evidence-level attained, while analysis of thekey message and impacts of the trial firmly place the evidence into a practical setting for the reader.This extensively revised Handbook presents the key data, facts, and evidence informing both medical and surgical specialties. This second edition includes a brand new chapter on paediatrics. It incorporates new landmark trials which are changing clinical practice, and re-reviews previously includedtrials to ensure consistency with current practice. It is essential reading for everyone with an interest in getting to grasps with the fundamental evidence underpinning modern practice.

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This second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Key Clinical Evidence provides an alternative to the growing volumes of trial data for students, trainees and researchers looking for the key evidence affecting medical practice.Written by a team of leading figures across the major specialities, the Oxford Handbook of Key Clinical Evidence ...

Mr Kunal Kulkarni is a surgical trainee in Trauma and Orthopaedics in the Oxford region. He qualified from the University of Oxford with a first-class degree in Physiological Sciences and a special prize in the final BM BCh examination, before completing his MRCS with the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He has an interest in medi...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:976 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.07 inPublished:November 26, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198729421

ISBN - 13:9780198729426

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Table of Contents

Introduction1. The history of evidence-based medicine2. An introduction to evidence-based medicineMedical specialties3. Cardiology4. Dermatology5. Diabetes6. Emergency medicine7. Endocrinology8. Gastroenterology9. Genitourinary medicine10. Geriatric medicine11. Haematology12. HIV Medicine13. Infectious diseases and tropical medicine14. Neurology15. Psychiatry16. Renal medicine17. Respiratory medicine18. Rheumatology19. PaediatricsSurgical specialties20. Anaesthetics21. Breast Surgery22. Cardiac Surgery23. Gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgery24. Intensive care25. Neurosurgery26. Obstetrics and gynaecology27. Ophthalmology28. Otorhinolaryngology29. Plastic and reconstructive surgery30. Transplantation31. Trauma and orthopaedics32. Urology33. Vascular surgery

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Review from previous edition: "Each chapter is well laid-out, the summaries are easy to read and the take-home message and statistics are highlighted...This book should become a valuable tool for medical students and junior doctors alike." --Oxford Medical School Gazette