Foundations of Clinical Research Applications to Evidence-Based Practice 4th Edition is available to download free in pdf / epub format.
Conceptual descriptions of analytic procedures used in EBP as well as tables that demonstrate simple calculations. Diagrams that help students understand experimental and observational design variations. Guidelines for critical appraisal of various types of studies. Focus on sensitivity/specificity and likelihood ratios, number needed to treat, and measuring clinically meaningful change. Special features that illustrate how research applies to practice, including, “Case-in Point,” “Fun Facts,” “Historical Notes,” and end-of-chapter ‘take-away’ commentaries from the author.