Foundations of Clinical Research: Applications to Evidence-Based Practice (Book Summary)


Foundations of Clinical Research: Applications to Evidence-Based Practice (Book Summary)

Become a successful evidence-based practitioner How do you evaluate the evidence? Is the information accurate, relevant and meaningful for clinical decision making? Did the design fit the research questions and was the analysis and interpretation of data appropriate? Here are all the materials you need to take your first steps as evidence-based practitioners…how to use the design, data and analysis of research as the foundation for effective clinical decision making. You’ll find support every step of the way as you progress from the foundations of clinical research and concepts of measurement through the processes of designing studies and analyzing data to writing their own research proposal. Five Stars. “Best book I have read explaining research. Not too complicated - but very thorough.”―Amazon Reviewer Simply the best. “This is such a valuable resource. Bought it for the DPT program I am enrolled in. I will keep it as an excellent resource. So well written.”―Amazon Reviewer … this is a great book. “It explains concepts so well! Our professor changed to this book the next year. All the OTs and PTs in my PhD program have bought this book. This is in my keep forever collection. Everyone in my department has the book and only loans it out with strict instructions for its return.”―Kelly A., Amazon Reviewer

  • Author: Leslie G. Portney DPT PhD FAPTA
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis Company; Fourth edition (January 17, 2020)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0803661134
  • Dimensions: 8.25 x 1.13 x 10.25 inches