EBM Process

General Tools

Critical appraisal is an integral process in Evidence Based Practice. Critical appraisal aims to identify methodological flaws in the literature and provide consumers of research evidence the opportunity to make informed decisions about the quality of research evidence. 

EBM Cycle

A diagram detailing the Evidence-Based Practice Cycle.  First is Patient dilemma, next is Ask, third is Acquire, then Appraise, then Apply, then Act