From: Martin Dawes <[log in to unmask]>
>It is amazing no one has volunteered to put this onto a web site -
>I guess we all get asked this once a month or so - & it would be nice
>have to rummage through the references each time -
>anyone up for it?
It can have space at UKMedW3
If people are happy with that.
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Paul Waraich" <[log in to unmask]>
>To: <[log in to unmask]>
>Sent: Tuesday, August 07, 2001 5:17 PM
>Subject: Re: EBM Practice - Beginnings & Resistance
>> Some helpful references:
>> 1. Norman, GR. Examining the assumptions of Evidence-based
>> of Evalution in Clinical Practice. 1999; 5(2)139-147
>> This paper highlights some of the key issues that may be causing
>> to EBM
>> 2. McColl A, Smith H, White P, Field J. General practitioner's
>> of the route to evidence based medicine: a questionnaire survey.
>> Jan 31;316(7128):361-5
>> This paper provides some empirical evidence regarding the same in
>> 3. I have also written an (as yet)unpublished essay :
>> EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE: PARADIGM SHIFT OR NORMATIVE SCIENCE?
>> that overviews some of the historical resistance to the EBM
>> the enlightemnent to the present) and suggests some reasons why
>> occurred. I will email this to you
>> Paul S. Waraich, MD, FRCP(C)
>> Research Associate
>> MHECCU, St. Paul's Hospital
>> 1081 Burrard St.
>> Comox Building, Rm 306
>> Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1Y6
>> Tel: 604-806-8457
>> Fax: 604-806-8854
>> Email: [log in to unmask]