American Family Physician, 2016-05-15, Volume 93, Issue 10, 860A-860G
This summary is one in a series excerpted from the Recommendation Statements released by the USPSTF. These statements address preventive health services for use in primary care clinical settings, including screening tests, counseling, and preventive medications.
Academic Emergency Medicine, 2016-10-21, Volume 23, Issue 12, Pages 1320-1324
In this paper we seek to define shared decision making (SDM) and its role in contemporary healthcare. Our goal is to set the stage for the active exploration of SDM in the care of patients in the emergency department (ED).
PLoS Medicine, 2005-08, Volume 2, Issue 8, Article ID e124
Simulations show that for most study designs and settings, it is more likely for a research claim to be false than true. Moreover, for many current scientific fields, claimed research findings may often be simply accurate measures of the prevailing bias. In this essay, I discuss the implications of these problems for the conduct and interpretation of research.
American Family Physician, 2019-05-01, Volume 99, Issue 9, Pages 565-573
In this article, we present the 20 POEMs that were rated highest for clinical relevance by CMA members in 2018. In this installment of our annual series, we summarize the clinical question and bottom-line answer for each research study identified as a top 20 POEM, organized by topic and followed by a brief discussion. We also present the five most relevant practice guidelines.