evidence-based practice research
|Issues in Randomization
Dr. Laura Lee Johnson
Sample Scenarios & Worksheets (Centre for Evidence-based Medicine)
Levels of evidence / Oxford Univ.
Catmaker & EBM Calculators / Univ. of Oxford
The Research Cycle / WHO
EBM Guides & Tools (Samaritan Health)
Technology Assessments / AHRQ
EBM Stats Calculator Diagnostic Test - calculates the Sensitivity, Specificity, PPV, NPV, LR+, and LR-Prospective Study
"Evidence-Based Nursing (EBN) is an integration of the best evidence available, nursing expertise, and the values and and preferences of the individual, families, and communities who are served..." Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing.
"An ongoing process by which evidence, nursing theory and the practitioners’ clinical expertise are critically evaluated and considered, in conjunction with patient involvement, to provide delivery of optimum nursing care for the individual."
Introduction to evidence-based practice (Duke University)
Using evidence based practice in nursing: a 5-step process / UNC
Evidence based practice in the health sciences (Univ. of Queensland)
Evidence based practice--an interprofessional tutorial (Univ. of Minnesota)
5As Steps of Evidence-Based Practice
Evidence based practice in 5 simple steps / Claire Johnson. Editor-in-chief, JMPT
This editorial provides a brief review of Sackett's 5 steps of evidence-based practice. (J Manipulative Physiol Ther 2008;31:169-170): an editorial)
Read this article: How to read a paper (BMJ)
Read this article: Dunifon, R. (2005) How to read a research article.
Read this article: Murad, M H. How to read a systematic review and meta-analysis ...
STAT!Ref Evidence Alerts --daily ebm updates provides e-mail delivery and access to evidence-based medicine (EBM) information from current research of over 130 premier clinical journals. It works with McMaster PLUS delivering pre-rated EBM alerts that are qualified, then rated for clinical relevance and newsworthiness by a panel of practicing physicians.
EPC Evidence-based Reports / AHRQ