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Where to Find Clinical Guidelines
The National Guideline Clearinghouse will no longer be available after July 16th.
See the CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Primary Care 2019 and the CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Inpatient Medicine 2018–2019
MEDLINE - PubMed
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How to Determine the Validity of a Guideline
Resources for Determiing Validity for Guidelines
Duke University Medical Center Library and Archive Evidence-Based Practice Guide: Appraise (https://guides.mclibrary.duke.edu/ebm/appraise)
Supplementary resource: What do they mean by values on the worksheet?
Levels of Evidence in Guidelines
Levels of Evidence (EL) for Clinical Practice Guidelines
Appendix 10 in Kamel C, McGahan L, Mierzwinski-Urban M, et al. Preoperative Skin Antiseptic Preparations and Application Techniques for Preventing Surgical Site Infections: A Systematic Review of the Clinical Evidence and Guidelines [Internet]. Ottawa (ON): Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health; 2011 Jun. Appendix 10, Levels of Evidence (EL) for Clinical Practice Guidelines. Available from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK174545/