EXSS-36100 Medical Science II. Laura Kuo [email protected] March 1, 2012. Outline – Class 1. What is evidence-based practice? How do you build a good clinical question? What are the bibliographic databases to search? MEDLINE CINAHL Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
EXSS-36100 Medical Science II
March 1, 2012
The evidence pyramid is used to illustrate the evolution of the literature.
As you move up the pyramid the amount of available literature decreases, but …
increases in its relevance for application in clinical settings.
Once the basic parameters of the clinical question are established, what type of question is it?
Type of Study:
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