Resources for teaching LR etc
2 – Hoped-for effects that don’t materialize< Back to search results
- Format Audio, Texts
- Language/s English
- Target Audience Self-directed learning
- EBM Stage 0 - Why EBM?
- Duration <5 mins
- Difficulty Introductory
Key Concepts addressed
- 1-3b Anecdotes are unreliable evidence
- 1-3c Expert opinion is not always right
- 1-2g Common practice is not always evidence-based
Neither theory nor expert opinion is a guide to the true effects of treatments. Often, hope can lead us to over-estimate their benefits.