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FINDING EVIDENCE-BASED INFORMATION




Therapy
Diagnosis
Screening
Prognosis
PubMed Terms*
  • Disease +Therapy
  • Limit by publication type to "Randomized Controlled Trial" or "Meta-Analysis"
  • Apply other appropriate limits
  • Disease + Test + Sensitivity and Specificity
  • Apply other appropriate limits
  • Disease + Test + Mass Screening
  • OR
  • Limit by pulication type to "Practice Guideline"
  • Prognostic Factor + Outcome + Any of the following::
    • Prognosis
    • Disease Progression
    • Mortality
    • Morbidity
    • Risk
    • Cohort Studies
    • Follow-up Studies
    Other Sources
  • Clinical Evidence
  • ACP Journal Club
  • UptoDate
  • ACP Journal Club
  • UptoDate
  • Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
  • EBM  Guidelines or Prevention and Screening from the EBM Resource Page
  • ACP Journal Club
  • Clinical Evidence
  • Follow up on these resources by finding the original article in PubMed , selecting the link for "Related Articles" and sorting the results by Publication Date to find the most recent papers on the subject.
    Data
  • ARR
  • NNT
  • RRR
  • CI
  • LR+
  • LR-
  • CI
  • Sensitivity
  • False Positives
  • Prevalence
  • CI
  • Survivial Curve
  • Hazard Ratios
  • Odds Ratios
  • CI

  • *Articles related to Therapy, Diagnosis or Prognosis may be found using the Clinical Queries function in PubMed.


    This brief guide is a supplement to the the full Evidence-Based Medicine Tutorial .