Recommended Resources

Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine. 2003. Evidence-based medicine. http:// (accessed October 1, 2003). This is a web site based in Great Britain which promotes and supports evidence-based medicine, that is, the use of rigorous standards of ev idence in evaluating medical procedures.

Giere, R. N. 1997. Understanding scientific reasoning, 4th ed. Harcourt Brace College Publishers, Fort Worth, Tex. A basic textbook on how scientists test hypotheses and evaluate evidence with lots of good examples. Ware, J. H. 1989. Investigating therapies of potentially great benefit: ECMO (with discussion). Statistical Science 4:298 -340. Advocates of many different positions about ethical aspect s of experimentation in medicine exchange v iews.

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