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Medical Students: EBP

Resources for students in the College of Medicine

What is EBP?

Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) is the integration of best research evidence with clinical expertise and patient values.

Steps of Evidence-Based Practice



PICO(TT) is a tool used to describe elements of a good clinical foreground question. PICO helps you: clearly identify the problem, interventions, and measurable outcomes related to your patient; determine which keywords to use in your database search, and; formulate a searchable clinical foreground question.

Types of Clinical Questions

How to Phrase Your PICO