Last Updated: Mar 12, 2014
- Duke EBM Website
Resource for teaching and learning EBM; includes articles, calculators, worksheets, etc.
An alert system for quality articles; also contains a searchable database of citations to quality evidence selected by McMaster University.
An evidence-based knowledge resource for rehabilitation professionals. Through collaborative wiki technology, all physiotherapists can contribute, share and build knowledge.
- Hooked on Evidence
APTA database of current evidence. Must be an APTA member to log in.
- PRISMA: Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses
The PRISMA Statement consists of a 27-item checklist and a four-phase flow diagram.
CONsolidated Standards of Reporting Trials: An evidence-based tool to help researchers, editors and readers assess the quality of the reports of trials.
An international initiative that seeks to improve the quality of scientific publications by promoting transparent and accurate reporting of health research.
Guidelines for reviewing qualitative research.
Guidelines for meta-analyses of observational studies in epidemiology.
STAndards for the Reporting of Diagnostic accuracy studies: Checklist and flow chart for readers to use with articles of diagnostic accuracy
Strengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology: checklist for assessing observational studies.
- EBM Stats Calculator
Diagnostic Test-calculates Sensitivity, Specificity, PPV, NPV, LR+, and LR-; Prospective Study- calculates Relative Risk (RR), Absolute Relative Risk (ARR), and Number Needed to Treat (NNT); Case-control Study-calculates the O.
- Diagnostic Test Calculator
This calculator can determine diagnostic test characteristics (sensitivity, specificity, likelihood ratios) and/or determine post-test probability of disease given the pre-test probability and test characteristics.