Chapter 1. Formulate an Answerable Question

  1. Jorgen Nordenstrom MD, PhD

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750957.ch1

Evidence-based Medicine in Sherlock Holmes' Footsteps

Evidence-based Medicine in Sherlock Holmes' Footsteps

How to Cite

Nordenstrom, J. (ed) (2007) Formulate an Answerable Question, in Evidence-based Medicine in Sherlock Holmes' Footsteps, Blackwell Publishing, Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470750957.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Professor of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405157131

Online ISBN: 9780470750957

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Keywords:

  • evidence-based medicine;
  • clinical questions;
  • patient diagnosis;
  • intervention;
  • comparator

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Formulate an Answerable Question

  • Information resources

  • Choosing the appropriate database

  • Systematic reviews/meta-analyses

  • Meta-search engines

  • Clinical Practice Guidelines

  • Critically Appraised topics (CATs)

  • Primary information sources

  • Library resources

  • Other EBM portals