Evidence-based medicine

Evidence-based medicine is an approach to clinical practice based on solid research evidence and involves understanding epidemiology and medical statistics.

I. Study designs

  1. Primary studies
  2. Secondary studies

II. Risks & rates

III. Biases

IV. Correlation: causality & confounding

V. Diagnostic & screening tests

VI. Statistics

  1. Basic statistical definitions
  2. Variance
  3. Hypothesis testing
  4. Graph and charts
  5. Statistical outcomes