Evidence-based management: from theory to practice in health care.

  title={Evidence-based management: from theory to practice in health care.},
  author={Kieran M J Walshe and Thomas G. Rundall},
  journal={The Milbank quarterly},
  volume={79 3},
  pages={429-57, IV-V}
The rise of evidence-based clinical practice in health care has caused some people to start questioning how health care managers and policymakers make decisions, and what role evidence plays in the process. Though managers and policymakers have been quick to encourage clinicians to adopt an evidence-based approach, they have been slower to apply the same ideas to their own practice. Yet, there is evidence that the same problems (of the underuse of effective interventions and the overuse of… CONTINUE READING
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