Towards thirty years of evidence-based practice (I): A critical reflection on the healthcare outcomes.

  • Miguel Angel Cardozo-Montilla Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, Universidad Católica Andrés Bello, Caracas, Venezuela.


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How to Cite
CARDOZO-MONTILLA, Miguel Angel. Towards thirty years of evidence-based practice (I): A critical reflection on the healthcare outcomes.. Journal of Oral Research, [S.l.], july 2020. ISSN 0719-2479. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 12 aug. 2020.