Evidence Based Practice II: finding the right information

Abstract

Evidence Based Practice requires finding and assessing quality peer-reviewed literature. This one hour class will help participants develop a clear understanding of different study designs, including strengths and weaknesses, and introduce basic resources for peer-reviewed literature.

Objectives

Participants will be able to:

  • Develop search strategies to answer well-built research question
  • Identify types of study designs
  • Recognize study strengths and weaknesses
  • Identify literature resources

Agenda

  • Class introductions
  • Types of studies
  • Study design exercises
  • Literature resources

Instructor:

Evidence Based Practice II: finding the right information

Southeastern Atlantic Region

Sheila Snow-Croft, ,

Course Developer

Sheila Snow-Croft is the Public Health Coordinator at the National Network of Libraries of Medicine Southeastern/Atlantic Region (NN/LM SEA).