Evidence based healthcare. What are the limitations of its application and implementation in dentistry?

Authors

  • Zbys Fedorowicz Cochrane Center. Board Member of the Cochrane Collaboration Steering Group
  • Hjordis Fedorowicz Seven Counties Services

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.20396/bjos.v4i13.8641828

Keywords:

Evidenc. Healthcare. EBHC. EBD

Abstract

The literature does not provide a clear definition of Evidence based Healthcare(EBHC) and there is some uncertainty between authors as to whether the concepts ofEBHC and Evidence-based medicine (EBM) and Evidence-based dentistry (EBD) arecomparable and the terminology is interchangeable. However the most frequently useddefinition of EBHC is: Evidence-based medicine (EBM)

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Metrics

Metrics Loading ...

References

Sackett DL, Rosenberg WM, Gray JA, Haynes RB, Richardson WS. Evidence-based medicine: What it is and what it isn’t. BMJ 1996; 312: 71-2.

Sackett DL, Strauss SE, Richardson WS, Rosenberg W, Haynes RB. Evidence-based Medicine. How to practice and Teach EBM. 2nd ed. London: Churchill Livingstone; 2000.

Jadad A. Randomised Controlled Trials. London: BMJ Books; 2000.

Muir Gray JA. Evidence-based patient choice. Oxford: Oxford University Press; 2001. p.20-2.

DARE. Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effect. Available from: URL: http://www.cochrane.org

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Available from: URL: http://www.cochrane.org

NICE. Available from: URL: http://www.nice.org.uk

SIGN. Available from: URL: http://www.sign.ac.uk

The Cochrane Collaboration. Available from: URL: http:// www.cochrane.org

PRODIGY.Available from: URL: http:// www.prodigy.nhs.uk.guidance

Cochrane Oral Health Group. Available from: URL: http:// www.cochrane-oral.man.ac.uk

Centre for Evidence Based Dentistry. Available from: URL: http:/ /www.ihs.ox.ac.uk/cebd

Forsyth Institute. Available from: URL: http:// medinformatics.uthscsa.edu/EviDents/

Clarke M, Oxman AD. Cochrane Reviewers Handbook 4.2.0 Issue 2. Update Software 2003.

Berg, M. Problems and promises of the protocol. Soc Sc Med 1997; 44: 1081-8

Bandolier. Evidence-based guidelines? Bandolier Library [August 2002; 102-2] Available from: URL: http://www.jr2.ox.ac.uk/ bandolier/whatnew.html

Goodman KW. Ethics and Evidence-based Medicine. New York: Cambridge University Press; 2003.

Downloads

Published

2015-11-18

How to Cite

1.
Fedorowicz Z, Fedorowicz H. Evidence based healthcare. What are the limitations of its application and implementation in dentistry?. Braz. J. Oral Sci. [Internet]. 2015 Nov. 18 [cited 2022 Dec. 3];4(13):757-9. Available from: https://periodicos.sbu.unicamp.br/ojs/index.php/bjos/article/view/8641828

Issue

Section

Current Topic