Jewell, Dianne V.

Guide to evidence-based physical therapy practice / Dianne V. Jewell. - Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett, c2008. - xiii, 480 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Evidence-based physical therapy practice -- What is evidence? -- The quest for evidence: getting started -- Questions, theories, and hypotheses -- Research design -- Research subjects -- Variables and their measurements -- Research validity -- Unraveling statistical mysteries -- Appraising evidence about diagnostic tests -- Appraising evidence about prognoses -- Appraising evidence about interventions -- Appraising evidence about outcomes -- Appraising systematic reviews and practice guidelines -- Patient/client preferences and values -- Putting it all together.

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Physical therapy.
Evidence-based medicine.
Physical Therapy Modalities.
Evidence-Based Medicine.

RM 700 / .J49 2008