Definition of evidence-based in English:

evidence-based

Syllabification: ev·i·dence-based

adjective

Medicine
  • Denoting disciplines of health care that proceed empirically with regard to the patient and reject more traditional protocols.
    More example sentences
    • Both clinicians and patients can easily access evidence-based protocols using the Internet.
    • During the last decade, evidence-based practice has become a buzz phrase in health care.
    • When implemented in the practice setting, patient care is enhanced using evidence-based protocols.

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