Evidence-Based Medicine: Teaching Materials

Evidence–Based Medicine is the integration of best research evidence with clinical expertise and patient values. [Sackett DL, Straus SE, Richardson WS, et al. Evidence-based medicine: how to practice and teach EBM. 2d ed. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone, 2000.]




Overview

Asking the Clinical Question


Finding the Evidence


Critical Appraisal Worksheets - from the Dartmouth Biomedical Libraries


Appraising the Evidence: Therapy

Methodology (Validity) 


Interpreting Results (RRR, ARR and NNT) 


Appraising the Evidence: Diagnosis


Appraising the Evidence: Systematic Reviews/Guidelines


Applying the Evidence to the Patient