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The ability to know when information is needed and then to be able to identify, locate, evaluate, and effectively use that information

Information Literacy

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A general knowledge question

Background

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A specific question about a specific patient

Foreground

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What does P.I.C.O. stand for when referring to a patient question?

Patient
Intervention
Comparison
Outcome

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Background questions can be answered in

Electronic textbooks and Journal Articles

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Foreground questions must be answered by

Evidence based summary Resources

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What are some good ways to find scholarly journal articles?

PubMed, Google Scholar, Scopus, etc

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Includes MEDLINE, the National Library of Medicine premier bibliographic database

PubMed

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On the evidence based medicine pyramid, where do we find:
1.) Studies
2.) Summaries

1.) PubMed
2.) DYNAMED

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Include the full range of evidence concerning the management options for a given health problem

Summary (pre-appraised) resources

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Should include:
1) Details of the retrieval process used to find the
best evidence
2) The appraisal process for rating the quality of
evidence
3) Key references for all care recommendations
4) Date of most recent update

Summary resources

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