Flashcards in Tutorial 2 - Critical appraisal of medical evidence Deck (7)
What 4 questions should be asked to summarise a paper?
1) why did they do it?
2) what did they do?
3) what did they find?
4) what did they conclude?
when critically appraising, what needs to be considered?
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what are the reporting guidelines for RCTs?
what are the reporting guidelines for observational studies?
what are the reporting guidelines for systematic reviews?
what are reporting guidelines?
specific appraisal checklists that depend on the study design and that help evaluate the research undertaken, focussing on the specific strengths and weaknesses of each design