• Publications
  • Influence
The case for knowledge translation: shortening the journey from evidence to effect
A large gulf remains between what we know and what we practise. Eisenberg and Garzon point to widespread variation in the use of aspirin, calcium antagonists, βblockers, and anti-ischaemic drugs inExpand
  • 695
  • 24
  • PDF
The Internet and evidence-based decision-making: a needed synergy for efficient knowledge management in health care
  • A. Jadad
  • Medicine
  • CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal…
  • 8 February 2000
The Internet is introducing new ways for humans to interact with machines and to communicate with each other. In health care the Internet is providing unprecedented opportunities to accessExpand
  • 176
  • 5
  • PDF
How Consumers and Policymakers Can Use Systematic Reviews for Decision Making
A healthy pregnant woman is deciding whether she should have the ultrasonography recommended by her physician. Members of a city council are deciding whether to prohibit tobacco smoking in localExpand
  • 199
  • 2
The Cochrane Collaboration-Advances and Challenges in Improving Evidence-based Decision Making
  • A. Jadad, R. Haynes
  • Medicine
  • Medical decision making : an international…
  • 1 January 1998
The Cochrane Collaboration is an international organization that aims to help people make well-informed decisions about health care by preparing, maintaining, and ensur ing the accessibility ofExpand
  • 73
Association of autistic spectrum disorder and the measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine: a systematic review of current epidemiological evidence.
OBJECTIVE To systematically review the evidence for and against the existence of an association between autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) and the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine. STUDYExpand
  • 67
  • PDF
Asking patients to write lists
Improving communication between patients and clinicians can target history taking or the discussion of the management plan, or both. Expand
  • 7
Death can be our friend
Embracing the inevitable would reduce both unnecessary suffering and costs
  • 10
The clinical practice guideline: an evolving health care technology.
  • 5
What's up in medical informatics?
  • 7