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Evidence Based Medicine (EBM)

Duke University Medical Center Library

This Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) site is designed to assist faculty, house staff, and students in understanding and teaching the principles involved in practicing EBM.

Evidence Based Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago Library

This EBM guide is designed to assist health care professionals and students become effective and efficient users of the medical literature. Topics covered: PICO, levels of evidence, searching MEDLINE, clinical filters, EBM databases, EBM publications, and EBM internet resources.

Evidence-Based Practice in the Health Sciences
Library of the Health Sciences-Chicago at the University of Illinois at Chicago

The Evidence-based Practice (EBP) tutorials are tailored to five health science disciplines: applied health, dentistry, medicine, nursing, and pharmacy. Each tutorial consists of five instructional modules, covering topics such as the research design, searching the literature, and evaluating the quality of research.

Evidence-Based Medicine Course
Suny Downstate Medical Research Library of Brooklyn

This tutorial introduces EBM principles and strategies used in searching and evaluating the literature.


Online Courses

Evidence-Based Medicine for the Medical Librarian

The format of the course is a combination of course material, independent readings, reviews and exercises. In addition, students are required to participate in discussions through the course Discussion Board. A final assignment integrating all the concepts learned during the previous weeks is also required. The course runs for 8 consecutive weeks. It will take approximately 30 hours to complete, depending on previous knowledge of EBM and other factors.

Evidence Based Practice - Introductory Lecture (approximately 10 minutes)

The lecture provides history, definitions, and general background information that is helpful when first learning about evidence based medicine.  If you are interested in taking the full online course, described below, please feel free to contact UIC at