Information Retrieval & Appraisal for Clinicians

Information Retrieval & Appraisal for Clinicians

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Module Length: 
1.5 - 2 hours
Class Description: 

The lessons contained in this module are intended to help health professionals strengthen their ability to successfully execute an effective search strategy. The ideas presented in these modules highlight the process by which an individual might work through a clinical research question.

Learning Objectives:

  • Receive an overview of Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) to support patient care
  • Apply the PICO or PICOT framework for developing a clinical research question
  • Define and identify databases and indexing concepts
  • Assess and evaluate the results of a literature search for applicability and quality
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