3rd Annual International Evidence-Based Practice Conference: Building a Toolkit for Implementing Evidence-Based Medicine
Search effectively. Search efficiently. Find the evidence you need as a healthcare professional to provide the best care to patients. This session will include timesaving tips and tricks to identify and access relevant literature for the decision-making process. A healthcare provider must focus on integrating appropriate evidence with expert knowledge and patient needs; a librarian can help healthcare providers cut through the static and find the best resources. Join this session to discuss the most useful types of literature, pertinent research databases, effective search strategies, and methods for getting your hands on the resources you need.
information literacy; library databases; evidence-based practice; search strategies; literature searches
Wiegand, S. (2007, May 4). Evidence in the literature: Efficiently searching the collective knowledge. Invited presentation at the 3rd Annual International Conference on Research & Evidence-Based Practice Conference, Greeley, CO.