Conclusion: Causehealth recommendations for making causal evidence clinically relevant and informed

Rani Lill Anjum*, Samantha Copeland, Elena Rocca

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From the philosophical perspective presented in the first part of this book, together with the clinical application of this framework in the second part, it follows that we must change the way we approach causal evidence of health and illness conceptually, methodologically and practically. This has some practical consequences for the clinical encounter, as discussed throughout the book. We here offer some specific CauseHealth recommendations for making causal evidence more clinically relevant and better informed by the clinical encounter. The recommendations follow from an overall consideration of the previous chapters, both the philosophical framework and its clinical implications.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRethinking Causality, Complexity and Evidence for the Unique Patient
Subtitle of host publicationA CauseHealth Resource for Healthcare Professionals and the Clinical Encounter
EditorsRani Lill Anjum, Samantha Copeland, Elena Rocca
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9783030412395
ISBN (Print)9783030412388
Publication statusPublished - 2020

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