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6S Evidence-Based Clinical Resources

This guide is intended to help the busy clinician find the best evidence quickly using a hierarchy of content by levels of evidence.

Studies

“The final stop for preappraised evidence … is the single original study.” (DiCenso)

Studies can be found using bibliographic databases such as MEDLINE, PubMed, EMBASE or CINAHL

MEDLINE (OVID) 

  • Can limit by “Clinical Queries” or “EBM Reviews” for evidence based results

PubMed 
PubMed  

  • The U of C version will connect citations with the content held in the U of C Libraries' holdings
  • Use “Clinical Queries” to find clinical studies or systematic reviews by using pre-set research methodology filters
  • PubMed includes MEDLINE, OLDMEDLINE, “in process” and “as supplied by publisher” citations

 

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