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


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




Evidenc. Healthcare. EBHC. EBD


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)


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How to Cite

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



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