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Junk DNA and the identification of new levels of evidence to guide medical practice in 2013 and beyond

Peter D Jones
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (11): 672. || doi: 10.5694/mja12.11513
Published online: 10 December 2012

To the Editor: This year, evidence-based medicine celebrated its 20th birthday.1 However, it remains difficult to translate research findings to the bedside,2 and many medical diagnoses and treatments are unable to meet the five levels of clinical evidence currently recognised in the United Kingdom (http://evidence basedmedicine.com.au/?page_id=30).

  • Peter D Jones

  • School of Medicine, Bond University, Gold Coast, QLD.

Correspondence: pejones@bond.edu.au

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