Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine
Evidence-based thinking and why it matters
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Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) emerged in the 1990s at McMaster University, Canada, and travelled to Oxford University in the United Kingdom
This guest blog was written by Juan V. A. Franco from Centro Cochrane, who attended Preventing Overdiagnosis 2016 in Barcelona.
Hippocrates’ infamous oath echoed around Barcelona’s International Convention Centre throughout the fourth Preventing Overdiagnosis conference, held this past week.
Having participated in the Teaching Evidence-Based Medicine course in 2015, I was delighted to be asked back to deliver a
New one day course – An introduction to systematic reviews in the humanitarian sector Building on his successful and popular
The importance of evidence to guide humanitarian action is increasingly recognised. Evidence Aid aims to promote an evidence-based approach
Professor Richard Stevens is Course Director for the MSc in EBHC Medical Statistics. What was your earliest ambition? When I
I need a new phone. I quite liked my old phone, but recently it has become quite slow with all
“There is some evidence that exposure to wind turbine noise is associated with increased odds of annoyance and sleep problems.”
Originally posted on the EAL Journal blog, the journal of the National Association for Languages in the Curriculum. There has
Dr Jeffrey Aronson is a Consultant Physician and Clinical Pharmacologist. What was your earliest ambition? I can’t remember a time
Should we lay to rest the day of rest? Jeremy Hunt, the Secretary of State for Health, wishes to
This new study by Ekelund and colleagues reports that the increased risk of early death associated with too much sitting
At Evidence Live 2016, attendees heard from patients, policy makers and researchers about the current challenges to integrating the best
“Butter is back.” “Butter is not back.” “The dietary guidelines are killing us.” “The dietary guidelines are good for us.” Confused?