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Management decisions 

Management decisions
Chapter:
Management decisions
Author(s):

Helen Ward

, Mireille B. Toledano

, Gavin Shaddick

, Bethan Davies

, and Paul Elliott

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198529880.003.0002
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date: 15 September 2019

Decisions, decisions . . . the principles of clinical management 28

What is prognosis? Looking into the crystal ball 30

Prognosis: mortality 32

Prognosis: morbidity 34

Evidence-based management 36

Clinical guidelines 38

How effective is the treatment? 42

Interpreting reports of clinical trials 44

How appropriate is the treatment? ...

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