Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Is Evidence based medicine: a movement in crisis? asks Greenhaigh et al

An article in the BMJ by Trisha Greenhalgh and colleagues [where they] 'argue that, although evidence based medicine has had many benefits, it has also had some negative unintended consequences. They offer a preliminary agenda for the movement's renaissance, refocusing on providing useable evidence that can be combined with context and professional expertise so that individual patients get optimal treatment.'