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Patwari Academy videos: Evidence Based Medicine (part 1)



Across the medical profession, an essential skill is to be able to understand and interpret original research publications to guide your evidence-based practices. Dr. Rahul Patwari reviews the basics of statistics, specifically sensitivity and specificity, predictive values, probability, and the tradeoff between sensitivity and specificity.


Michelle Lin, MD
ALiEM Editor-in-Chief
Academy Endowed Chair of EM Education
Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Michelle Lin, MD
Michelle Lin, MD

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  • Abigail Hankin-Wei

    Is there any way to get a transcript of these videos? I’d love to use them in teaching doctors who are not native English speakers, and a transcript would be a great help. Thank you.

    • Sorry but we don’t have transcripts. Good luck!