Evidence-Based Decision Making & Clinical Effectiveness Research

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EBM Search Tools 

General EBM Search

Emergency Medicine EBM Search

Medical Imaging EBM Search

Pediatrics EBM Search

Surgery/Critical Care EBM Search

Other EBDM Tools 

Diagnostic test performance calculator tool

Glossary: evidence-based medicine terms with instructional videos

Want an overview of evidence-based medicine?

Watch Evidence-based Medicine: An Oral History and other interview videos by EBM leaders on the JAMA Network.

 

Other Health Sciences Resources & Tools for EBDM & Clinical Effectiveness Research

CATmaker from the Centre for Evidence Based Medicine (Oxford, UK) is a free, computer-assisted critical appraisal tool to provide guidance for critical appraisal and calculations for therapy, diagnosis, prognosis, etiology and systematic reviews.

The Cochrane Library - "a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration."

National Guideline Clearinghouse (AHRQ) - from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services offers summaries of evidence, clinical guidelines and more.

PubMed Health - "specializes in reviews of clinical effectiveness research, with easy-to-read summaries for consumers as well as full technical reports. Clinical effectiveness research finds answers to the question “What works?” in medical and health care."

 

 

 

Last updated Oct 7, 2014 by Joan Schlimgen