The Most Important Leg of the TripodPresentation Transcript
The Most Important Leg
of the Tripod
Inspirations, ideas and tools on how to do
more, achieve more, and be more….
Chris E. Stout, PhD, PsyD
Department of Research and Data Analytics, ATI
College of Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago
Please note that this was presented in November 2013 at
the ATI Catalyst Club, Bolingbrook, IL. While you can see
most of what was displayed, you cannot hear what I said,
and I wish you could.
You may reach me via http://about.me/DrChrisStout if I
may be of help to you in your work.
Evidence is predicated on
So, evidence-based practice ROCKs!
Half of what is taught in medical school will be
wrong in 10 years’ time, the problem is we
don’t know which half.
Sydney Burwell, MD, former Dean,
Harvard Medical School
It took an
average of 17
years for new
RCTs to be
Not a problem of too little,
but too much
Just for Coronary Heart Disease…
• 3600 statistical articles are published
on average each year
• Do you know how long it would
take you to keep up…?
If you read 1 article/15 minutes
You would have to read >10
For 2 hours/day
And I have been doing some
I was always frustrated with the
disconnect of getting evidence-based
practice in real-time to the clinician
while with the patient
But we may have
cracked the code
to you by your EMR)
It was transformative!
I went from this….
Goal: run a marathon
Leading up to it
+ of losing weight
+ of stopping smoking
+ of drinking less
+ of better nutrition/less junk
+ of community with other runners
+ of running for a cause you care
+ of traveling to a city you always
wanted to go to
And, oh yeah, the + of running a marathon
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William Rosenblatt, MD