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us: Sackett, David L.


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  • Instance Of

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  • Fuller Name

    • David Lawrence
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19341117
    • Death Date

        20150513
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Chicago (Ill.)
    • Death Place

        Markdale (Ont.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Oxford
        • Affiliation Start: 1994
        • Affiliation End: 1999
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed May 20, 2015
    • Organization

        (naf) University of Oxford
    • Affiliation Start

        1994
    • Affiliation End

        1999
    • Source

        New York times (online), viewed May 20, 2015
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) McMaster University. Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
        • Affiliation Start: 1968
        • Affiliation End: 1994
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed May 20, 2015
    • Organization

        (naf) McMaster University. Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
    • Affiliation Start

        1968
    • Affiliation End

        1994
    • Source

        New York times (online), viewed May 20, 2015
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) McMaster University. Department of Medicine
        • Affiliation Start: 1968
        • Affiliation End: 1994
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed May 20, 2015
    • Organization

        (naf) McMaster University. Department of Medicine
    • Affiliation Start

        1968
    • Affiliation End

        1994
    • Source

        New York times (online), viewed May 20, 2015
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Sources

    • found: Compliance with therapeutic regimens, 1976.
    • found: Coronary risks. [Videorecording] 1973.
    • found: Clinical epidemiology, c1991: t.p. (David L. Sackett, M.D., M.Sc., prof. of clinical epidemiology and biostatistics, and medicine, McMaster Univ. Faculty of Health Sciences; attending physician, Chedoke-McMaster Hospitals, Hamilton, Ont.)
    • found: 678 field information, May 20, 2015 (M.D.; M.Sc.; prof., Dept. of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Dept. of Medicine, McMaster Univ.)
    • found: New York times (online), viewed May 20, 2015 (in obituary published May 19: Dr. David Sackett; b. Nov. 17, 1934, Chicago; adopted the middle name Lawrence when he was baptized as an adolescent; d. Wednesday [May 13, 2015], Markdale, Ont., aged 80; his clinical trials proved the value of taking aspirin in preventing heart attacks and strokes; helped pioneer the use of statistical data in treating patients; known for helping to develop evidence-based medicine)
  • Change Notes

    • 1978-11-17: new
    • 2015-05-20: revised
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