Last Updated: May 23, 2013
- 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.
CONsolidated Standards of Reporting Trials: An evidence-based tool to help researchers, editors and readers assess the quality of the reports of trials.
Quality Of Reporting Of Meta-analyses: Table and flow chart for assessing meta-analyses.
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.