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Evidence based practice: the practicalities of keeping abreast of clinical evidence while in training.

Abstract:

This paper gives a practical account of why and how to learn to practise evidence based medicine while still in clinical training. It highlights practical benefits to learning the skills (such as passing exams, coping with information overload and helping patients), and explains how to manage each of the four essential steps (asking questions, acquiring information, appraising evidence, and applying the results). Key resources to give the trainee rapid access to evidence based answers are hig...

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Publisher copy:
10.1136/pgmj.2008.069310

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-CTU
Journal:
Postgraduate medical journal
Volume:
84
Issue:
995
Pages:
450-453
Publication date:
2008-09-05
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EISSN:
1469-0756
ISSN:
0032-5473
URN:
uuid:7d0cd36c-3bf6-4472-bb84-e8ae61c8bfc3
Source identifiers:
215646
Local pid:
pubs:215646

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