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Medicine: Evidence-based practice: EBP Useful sites

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Miscellaneous resources

Critically appraising evidence is an essential skill for evidence-based practice across disciplines. There are a number of checklists available to assist you in reading and evaluating papers, as well as books such as How to Read a Paper.

1. The UK's Critical Appraisal Skills Programme (CASP) has a number of downloadable checklists.

2. Oxford's Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine has a number of worksheets.

3. The Joanna Briggs Institute provides resources to 'assess the trustworthiness, relevance and results of published papers'.