Study Design/Searching


Jane Gagliardi, MD, and Megan von Isenburg, MSLS

Learning Objectives:

  1. to recognize different study types in the medical literature
  2. to recognize the  “hierarchy” of studies for answering clinical questions
  3. to differentiate between various study types
  4. to construct clinically relevant questions to search medical literature
  5. to improve searching strategies for finding answers to clinical questions

Pre-Work (complete before class)

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