Searching for information on outcomes: do you need to be comprehensive?

  title={Searching for information on outcomes: do you need to be comprehensive?},
  author={Alison J Brettle and Andrew F. Long and Maria J. Grant and Joanne Greenhalgh},
  journal={Quality in health care : QHC},
  volume={7 3},
The concepts of evidence-based practice and clinical effectiveness are reliant on up to date, accurate, high quality, and relevant information. Although this information can be obtained from a range of sources, computerised databases such as MEDLINE offer a fast, effective means of bringing up to date information to clinicians, as well as health service and information professionals. Common problems when searching for information from databases include missing important relevant papers or… CONTINUE READING
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