Free Access to Evidence Based Point of Care Summaries

An article by J.Hellman ” Open access to a high quality, impartial point of care medical summary would save lives: why does it not exist ? ” in PLoS Med highlights the lack of reliable, high quality medical information available to practitioners at the bedside. Evidence based medicine is available on open access in journals, so why not in easily accessible, summary form ?

Thanks to Lorri Zipperer via hifa2015 for finding this.

Nigel Palmer                              Phi

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About nigepalphi

I am a trustee of Partnerships in Health Information. I was librarian of the Health Education Council in London from 1969 to 1972, then librarian of St Mary's Hospital Medical School from 1972 to 2002.
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