Find the Evidence
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Clinical pathways, textbook summaries, practice guidelines
ECRI Guidelines Trust
BMJ Best Practice
American College of Physicians (ACP) Journal Club
Centre for Research and Dissemination (CRD) Database
Essential Evidence Plus
Evidenced-Based Nursing 1998-
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Campbell Collaboration Library
PubMed Clinical Queries
CINAHL Complete Systematic Reviews
HS Databases | Beyond HS Databases
Finding best evidence for healthcare
The 6S Model [pdf]
Finding the Evidence to Support Evidence-Based Practice
Find More Evidence Based Sources Using a Metasearch Engine
Interpreting the Evidence
Critical Appraisal Tools
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CEBM Critical Appraisal Sheets
HeLLO Appraisal Checklists
Appraisal of Guidelines Research and Evaluation (AGREE) Instrument
Standards for QUality Improvement Reporting Excellence (SQUIRE) Guidelines
Levels of Evidence and Grades of Recommendations
Asking Focused Clinical Questions
Use the Educational Prescriptions [pdf] link to help you build a PICO question.
Critical Writing Tools
STrengthening the Reporting of OBservational studies in Epidemiology (STROBE)
Incidence and Prevalence
Number Needed to Treat
SpPins and SnNouts
Books, Journals & More
Cross Cultural Issues
Tool to improve communication with cultures served at UWMC.
Information about cultural beliefs in medical care.
Requires AMC/IRIS account, HMC-specific.
ClinicalKey: Patient Education
Herbs and Supplements in MedlinePlus
Health Information in many languages
Gerontology: Advanced Practice Nursing
For eligible WA-licensed health care providers
Guide to Sources for Continuing Nursing Education
HSL Liaison to UW School of Nursing