The mission of our Evidence-based Practice Center (EPC) is to perform rigorous systematic reviews of important topics in clinical medicine and public health. The EPC is part of the Effective Health Care Program of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Dr. Bass is also the Director of the medical school's course on Foundations of Public Health, and is a Co-Director of the medical school's Scholarly Concentration in Public Health and Community Service.
Evidence based medicine
Comparative effectiveness research
Community health partnerships
Yeh HC, Brown T, Maruthur N, Ranasinghe P, Berger Z, Suh Y, Wilson LM, Haberl EB, Brick J, Bass EB, Golden SH. Comparative effectiveness and safety of methods of insulin delivery and glucose monitoring for diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2012; 157: 336-47.
Bennett WL, Odeola O, Wilson LM, Bolen S, Selvaraj S, Robinson KA, Bass EB, Puhan MA. Evaluation of guideline recommendations on oral medications for type 2 diabetes mellitus. A systematic review. Ann Intern Med. 2012; 156: 27-36. [Correction: Ann Intern Med. 2011; 155: 67-8]
Singh S, Chang SM, Matchar DB, Bass EB. Grading a body of evidence on diagnostic tests. J Gen Intern Med. 2012; 27 (Suppl 1): S47-55
Newhouse R, Weiner J, Stanik-Hutt J, White K, Johantgen M, Steinwachs D, Zangaro G, Aldebron J, Bass EB. Policy implications for optimizing advanced practice registered nurse use nationally. Policy Polit Nurs Pract. 2012; 13: 81-90.
Goyal M, Singh S, Siblinga EM, Gould NF, Rowland-Seymour A, Sharma R, Berger Z, Sleicher D, Maron DD, Shihab HM, Ranasinghe PD, Linn S, Saha S, Bass EB, Haythornthwaite JA. Meditation programs for psychological stress and well-being. A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Intern Med. doi:10.1001/jamaintermmed.2013.13018. Published online January 6, 2014.