Evaluation of evidence-based medicine search skills in the clinical years.

@article{Linton2004EvaluationOE,
  title={Evaluation of evidence-based medicine search skills in the clinical years.},
  author={Anne M Linton and Patricia H Wilson and Alexandra Gomes and Laura E Abate and Matthew Mintz},
  journal={Medical reference services quarterly},
  year={2004},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={21-31}
}
The librarians of the Health Sciences Library worked with the director of the Primary Care Clerkship to reinforce the principles of Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) searching, taught during the first two years of medical school, through an intensive workshop. The purpose of the program was to ensure that students apply EBM principles in a timely and effective manner in clinical situations. Working in teams led by a resident and librarian, students researched real cases and then evaluated the… CONTINUE READING