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Evidence-Based Practice: More Resources on Step 2: Acquire

More Resources on Acquiring the Evidence


  • Glossary of Study Designs
    A NICE (National Institute for Health Care and Excellence) list of 23 study types, from Before-and-After (BA) studies to Systematic Review, with descriptions of each one. Useful if you are not sure what type of study you are appraising.



  • Searching the Biomedical Literature for Evidence-Based Information: Parts I-IV
    A series of four short videos available from Boston University's EBM/EBD page.




In this interactive tutorial, Module 1: Intro to EBP  has a section on Type of Study: Hierarchy of Evidence (Duke University Medical Center Library and UNC Health Sciences Library).


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