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Clinical Dietetics and Nutrition

This is a guide that presents a collection of informational resources for health professionals working in Dietetics & Nutrition.

What is EBP?

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

EBP venn diagram

Sackett DL, Straus S, Richardson W, Rosenberg W, Haynes R. Evidence-Based Medicine: How to Practice and Teach EBM, New York: Churchill-Livingstone. Inc; 2000.


Three intertwined circles showing the three different parts that make EBP

EBP Overviews

Steps of Evidence-Based Practice

Steps of EBP. Ask question based on clinical scenario, acquire evidence using EBP resources, appraise evidence, apply evidence to the patient, and assess results

 Figure showing the 5As which are the 5 steps of EBP

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