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Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Cases
Manuscript ID 91384
Country United Kingdom
2023-12-29 11:39
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ISSN 2307-8960 (online)
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Category Methodology
Manuscript Type Editorial
Article Title Using clinical cases to guide healthcare
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Michael Colwill, Samantha Baillie, Richard Pollok and Andrew Poullis
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Corresponding Author Michael Colwill, BSc, MBBS, MRCP, Doctor, Research Fellow, Department of Gastroenterology, St George's University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Blackshaw Road, London SW17 0QT, United Kingdom. michael.colwill@nhs.net
Key Words Evidence based medicine; Hierarchy of evidence; Case reports; Case series
Core Tip Evidence-based practice is used by physicians to select the optimum treatment for their patients. The hierarchy of evidence lists systematic reviews and meta-analyses as the highest quality of evidence however this is not always appropriate or possible which is when clinical cases, either as case-control studies or case reports, can be utilised. This paper will look at the strength and weaknesses of these methodologies and use recent examples to demonstrate the impact they can have on clinical practice.
Publish Date 2024-03-25 08:14
Citation Colwill M, Baillie S, Pollok R, Poullis A. Using clinical cases to guide healthcare. World J Clin Cases 2024; 12(9): 1555-1559
URL https://www.wjgnet.com/2307-8960/full/v12/i9/1555.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v12.i9.1555
Full Article (PDF) WJCC-12-1555-with-cover.pdf
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