ERIC Number: EJ497792
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching the Tools of Pharmaceutical Care Decision-Analysis.
Rittenhouse, Brian E.
American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, v58 n4 p431-36 Win 1994
A method of decision-analysis in pharmaceutical care that integrates epidemiology and economics is presented, including an example illustrating both the deceptive nature of medical decision making and the power of decision analysis. Principles in determining both general and specific probabilities of interest and use of decision trees for treatment choice are discussed. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A