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Evidence-based Medicine: Clinical Guidelines
An interdisciplinary guide to EBM resources.
Core EBM Databases
Steps to EBM
Ask an Answerable Question (PICO)
Acquire the Evidence
Appraise the Evidence
Apply the evidence in your clinical practice.
Assess your performance
Types of Literature
EBM Books & Journals
How to Find Books
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Systematic Review Guide
Literature Review Guide
ACP Clinical Practice Guidelines
"ACP produces 'evidence-based clinical practice guidelines,' which means our guidelines follow a rigorous development process and are based on the highest quality scientific evidence. "
AIDS/HIV Clinical Guidelines Portal
Post-Exposure PPY, maternal-fetal transmission, pediatric guidelines, ETC. Via AIDSInfo.gov.
American Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Recommendations
ASHP's Policy Positions & Guidelines (Best Practices)
From the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
ATP III Guidelines At a Glance
From the National Cholesterol Education Program. Full report and 2004 update at http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/guidelines/cholesterol/atp3upd04.htm.
Hypertension Guidelines (JNC 7)
Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure. Via JAMA.
Complete JNC 7 report is available at http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/guidelines/hypertension/jnc7full.pdf
JNC 8 is expected Summer 2010.
Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Guidelines
Covers antimicrobial agents and infections by organ system or organism.
Standards, Practice Guidelines, and Statements Developed and/or Endorsed by Infectious Diseases Society of America.
National Guidelines Clearinghouse
A free comprehensive database of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines and related documents from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Click on the"Limits" tab. Under Type of Article, select Practice Guideline.
Do a keyword search from the homepage. On the Results page under Filter By, click on the region you want under Guidelines.
VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines
Evidenced-based guidelines developed by the VA/DoD to improve patient care.
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