Table of Contents

Evidence Synthesis: Evolving Methodologies to Optimise Patient Care and Enhance Policy Decisions.
Barriers to Evidence Synthesis.
Systematic Review and Meta-analysis in Clinical Practice.
Diagnostic Tests.
An Introduction to Decision Analysis.
An Introduction to Cost-Effectiveness Analysis.
Evidence Synthesis Using Bayesian Belief Networks.
A Practical Introduction to Meta-analysis.
A Practical Approach to Diagnostic Meta-analysis.
Practical Examples of the Application of Decision Analysis in Healthcare.
A Practical Example of Cost-Effectiveness Analysis.
Exploring Bayesian Belief Networks Using Netica®