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More About Evidence-Based Practice

What is Evidence-Based Practice?

Evidence-Based Medicine is the integration of best research evidence with clinical expertise and patient values. (Sackett DL, Straus SE, Richardson WS, et al. Evidence-based medicine: how to practice and teach EBM. 2nd ed. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone, 2000.)



EBM Pyramid


TRIP (Turning Research Into Practice) Database Plus

Trip is an Internet search engine for evidence-based sources of systematic reviews, practice guidelines, and critically-appraised topics and articles. Also searches MEDLINE’s Clinical Queries, medical image databases, e-textbooks, and patient information leaflets (full-text may or may not be provided).


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