What is evidence-based medicine?

Answer Evidence-based medicine, a core tenet of the current practice of medicine, calls for the use of scientific data to make decisions about patient care. It does not, however, rely on science alone.Fou... Read More »

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Who invented evidence based practice in medicine?

Evidence-based practice focuses on experimentation, observation and analysis of diseases and symptoms for optimum patient care and prevention. This medical philosophy was invented by Archie Cochran... Read More »

Why would some say that Alternative Medicine is not "evidence" based?

When I started visiting YA, I noticed "not evidence based" was brought up a lot to attack alternative medicine, and given the context of the term and how it was used, I assumed the term was mostly ... Read More »

What is an evidence-based nursing practice?

According to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), evidence-based nursing is a system of nursing where the decision-making process is driven by the following components: cutting-... Read More »

All conclusions should be based on what analysis of the evidence?