Flashcards in Information Literacy Databases Deck (11):
The ability to know when information is needed and then to be able to identify, locate, evaluate, and effectively use that information
A general knowledge question
A specific question about a specific patient
What does P.I.C.O. stand for when referring to a patient question?
Background questions can be answered in
Electronic textbooks and Journal Articles
Foreground questions must be answered by
Evidence based summary Resources
What are some good ways to find scholarly journal articles?
PubMed, Google Scholar, Scopus, etc
Includes MEDLINE, the National Library of Medicine premier bibliographic database
On the evidence based medicine pyramid, where do we find:
Include the full range of evidence concerning the management options for a given health problem
Summary (pre-appraised) resources