Clinical Resources

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Clinical Tools

AHA/ACC ASCVD Risk Estimator
Breast Cancer Risk
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Framingham Calculator
FRAX WHO Fracture Risk Assessment Tool
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Publishing Tools

Citing Medicine: NLM Style Guide...
Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)
Directory of Open Access Journals
Genamics JournalSeek
Instructions to Authors in the Health Sciences
International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE)
Journal Citation Reports (JCR)  InCites
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World Association of Medical Editors (WAME)

EBM Resources

Bandolier
Centre for Evidence Based Medicine
Cochrane Collaboration
Cochrane Handbook
EBP Resources: Upstate Medical University
Oxford Centre for EBM: Levels of Evidence
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UIC EBM
Users' Guide to the Medical Literature

     

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Complementary &
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