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January 20, 2021

The Need for an Improved Evidence Base to Inform the Health Care Decision-making Process—Reply

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  • 1Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • 2Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • 3ICES, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 4Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 5Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • 6Division of General Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • 7Centre for Minimal Access Surgery, St Joseph’s Healthcare, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
JAMA Surg. 2021;156(4):399-400. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.6384
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