From epidemiology, statistics and clinical field to evidence - based practice
Durata: 28 ore
Periodo didattico: secondo semestre
What is evidence-based medicine?
How to search for evidence and to appraise research?
What does it look like in practice: apply evidence to clinical problem.
The Cochrane collaboration.
Methods for quantitative synthesis in medicine: Meta-analysis, Decision analysis and Cost-effectiveness analysis.
Statistical methods in meta-analysis.
Outline of Methods Decision Analysis.
Observational epidemiology vs. clinical trials.
Writing a protocol.
Outcome identification: safety, efficacy, effectiveness.
Criteria for the validity of randomized and nonrandomized trials.
Selection, confounding, generalizability and precision.
Course of action based on results from randomized and nonrandomized studies.
"Just in Time" learning.
- Primo modulo (prof. Barbone): Igiene.
- Secondo modulo (prof. Palese): Scienze infermieristiche generali, cliniche e pediatriche.