Wrap-Up

This tutorial covered the five steps of evidence-based practice.

  • In Step 1, you learned how to formulate a well-written question using PICO.
  • In Step 2, you learned how to identify relevant resources including general or background resources, filtered and unfiltered resources.
  • In Step 3, you learned how to critically appraise a resource.
  • In Step 4 and Step 5 you learned the importance of applying the evidence to a specific patient and reevaluating the evidence based on additional information.

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