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Evidence Based Practice: Pyramid of Evidence

Tools for finding the evidence. Tips for asking good clinical questions and practicing evidence-based health care.

Pyramid of Evidence

Pyramid of Evidence. Dartmouth College and Yale University


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Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses:

Cochrane Library Systematic Reviews

Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE)

PubMed (filter on left for "Systematic Review" or "Meta Analysis")

Critically Appraised Topcis (Evidence Synthesis)

ACP Smart Medicine 


National Guideline Clearinghouse

Critically Appraised Individual Articles

EvidenceUpdates (free but registration required)

Journal series -  "evidence-based" in eJournals

Unfiltered information

Background Information / Expert Opinion