Practising alchemy: the transmutation of evidence into best health care.


Alchemy was the synthesis or transmutation of all elements in perfect balance to obtain the philosopher's stone, the key to health. Just as alchemists sought this, so health practitioners always seek the best possible practice for optimal health outcomes for our patients. Best practice requires full knowledge--a little information can be dangerous. We need… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/fampra/cmq106


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