EVIDENCE BASED MEDICINE I
September 11, 2018
- Mandatory class on September 18th. You will need your laptop for the session.
- Complete the Basic PubMed training if you are not an experienced PubMed user. Information from the training may be covered on the EBM I exam. Advanced training will be held during next week’s class.
- Optional Tertiary Resources assignment help session - September 24th from 12-1 pm in room F-118.
- Quiz next Tuesday – PubMed and citing resources.
- Turn in first two assessments via your drop box in the EBM I AIMS site
- Tertiary Resources Assignment due at 5 pm on September 25th
- Next week you must complete the literature review topic form in class.
- Literature Review is due at 5 pm on October 16th
TOPIC: EBM in Clinical Practice
FACULTY: Michelle Cudnik, Pharm.D., Jonathan Edwards, M.D.
AT THE END OF THE PANEL DICUSSION, THE AUDIENCE WILL KNOW:
- Expectations of students on clinical rotations with regards to EBM
- How to utilize EBM in direct patient care
- Importance of learning EBM/basic statistical concepts early in practice
- Examples of how EBM/medical literature is used in clinical practice
BRING TO CLASS: Your laptop and clicker
ASSIGNED READING: None
TOPIC 2: Introduction to EBM I
FACULTY: Heather McEwen, MLIS, MS
AT THE END OF THE LECTURE, STUDENTS WILL BE ABLE TO:
- Describe course requirements and syllabus components.
- Utilize resources within the EBM I course guide, assignment guides, and the EBM I AIMS site.
- Discuss Dr. Sackett’s definition of EBM
- Explain the components of the EBM pyramid
- List the 4 “A”s in EBM
BRING TO CLASS: Your laptop
ASSIGNED READING: None
Test Your Knowledge: Practice questions will be placed in the class session folder in AIMS. These questions are for your own self-study and will not count toward your grade.
BEFORE NEXT WEEK’S CLASS:
- Complete the Basic PubMed training prior to next week’s course. Complete the training if you are not an experienced PubMed user. Information from the training may be covered on the EBM I exam. If you log-in to the videos, you will be asked questions at the end of each tutorial. These questions are similar to questions that may be on the exam. Advanced training will be held during next week’s class.
- Quiz next week– Topics include PubMed, your literature review topic, finding and citing your literature review articles.