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Searching for Evidence Based Information: Guidelines

The UC Denver Health Sciences Library's Searching for Evidence Based Information Tutorial is designed to provide a basic overview of the concepts important to searching for high quality information on which to base clinical decisions.

Tutorial

See also: Guidelines

National Guidelines Clearinghouse  --  Worksheet for Appraising Practice Guidelines (PDF)

   Finding Guidelines by Topic  (approx. 7 minutes)

   Using Advanced Search (approx. 4 minutes)

   Guideline Syntheses or Expert Commentaries (approx. 5 minutes)

Searching for Guidelines in PubMed (approx. 6 minutes)

Finding Guidelines in Dynamed (approx. 4 minutes)    

Finding Guidelines in MDConsult or Nursing Consult (approximately 4-5 minutes)

Finding Guidelines in Google  (approx. 4 minutes) 

View JAMAevidence Rational Clinical Exam series for standards of care for common diagnoses.  Great for new clinicians (clerkship years).

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