The process of systematically finding, appraising, and using contemporaneous research findings as the basis for clinical decisions. Evidence-based medicine (EBM) follows four steps: formulate a clear clinical questions from a patient's problem; search the literature for relevant clinical articles; evaluate (critically appraise) the evidence for its validity and usefulness; implement useful findings in clinical practice. **
MCW Libraries' books with the "Evidence Based Medicine" subject heading.
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MCW Libraries subscribes to over 20 evidence-based medicine journals, including Evidence Based Medicine and the Database of Cochrane Systematic Reviews.
Journal articles on EBM:
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**Rosenberg W, Donald A. Evidence based medicine: An approach to clinical problem-solving. BMJ. 1995;310:1122-1126.