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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 12

Kathy taylor

How can you reduce the risk of errors and bias when extracting data?

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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 11

Kathy Taylor

How can you make data extraction more efficient?

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PEBM in a resource-limited country

Wangari Waweru-Siika

Practicing Evidence-Based Medicine in a Resource-Limited Country: Let’s Start at the Very Beginning

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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 10

What if something is missing from categorical risk data? Kathy Taylor Unbounded limits of outer categories in categorical risk (quantile

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The Creation of the Oxford-Brazil EBM Alliance

Fostering excellence in Evidence-Based Medicine research and teaching in Brazil

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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 9

Kathy Taylor

Wanting a particular reference category in categorical risk data.

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Why you should take part in a DPhil in EBHC seminar

Jong-Wook Ban and Paul Dijkstra, DPhil EBHC students

The value of engaging and connecting.

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Turning your MSc dissertation into an academic paper

Anne-Marie Boylan

Dr Anne-Marie Boylan, Dissertation Coordinator for the MSc in EBHC, speaks to Mark Howe, a dentist who recently completed his MSc about his experiences of writing up his MSc thesis for publication in the Journal of Dentistry.

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The James Lind Library's Explanatory Essays: new downloadable book

Iain Chalmers

To mark International Clinical Trials Day 2019, the James Lind Library’s editorial team has redrafted the JLL’s Explanatory Essays and compiled them as a 100-page, illustrated book downloadable as a free pdf.

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Writing words worth reading - 3. Reading to write and further reading

Jeff Aronson

In the last of three blogs on writing words worth reading, Jeff Aronson explains why he thinks that reading will help your writing and recommends a selection of texts that may be useful.

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Four ways that a systematic review can over optimise an outcome

Mark-Steven Howe

As a dental surgeon, I have spent my entire career trying to keep up-to-date with the latest evidence as surgical techniques have evolved.

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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 8

Kathy Taylor

A worked example using a trend estimation method to summarise categorical risk data.

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Writing words worth reading - 2. Five guidelines

Jeff Aronson

In the second of three blogs on writing words worth reading, Jeff Aronson offers some simple guidelines.

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What is value based healthcare and why is it relevant?

Louise Hurst

Value-based healthcare is the equitable, sustainable and transparent use of the available resources to achieve better outcomes and experiences for every person.

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Writing words worth reading - 1. Three general principles to get started

Jeff Aronson

The first of a series of three blogs.

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