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Evidence-Based Clinical Practice

A guide to EBCP and resources.

What is Filtered Information?

Filtered resources appraise the quality of studies and often make recommendations for practice.

Where to Find Filtered Information

Authors of critically-appraised topics evaluate and synthesize multiple research studies.

Authors of critically-appraised individual articles evaluate and synopsize individual research studies.

Authors of a systematic review ask a specific clinical question, perform a comprehensive literature search, eliminate the poorly done studies and attempt to make practice recommendations based on the well-done studies.

A meta-analysis is a systematic review that combines all the results of all the studies into a single statistical analysis of results.