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Here you will find links to evidence based practice tools, literature resources, and guidelines.
Books Available From MCW Libraries
Evidence Based Practice E-Books
Databases & Resources
Cochrane Library This link opens in a new window
Collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about Cochrane groups. (HTA).
ACP Journal Club This link opens in a new window
Summarizes the best new evidence for internal medicine from over 130 clinical journals. Published as a monthly feature in Annals of Internal Medicine.
Essential Evidence Plus This link opens in a new window
Clinical decision support system includes 13,000+ topics, guidelines, tools, and images covering common conditions, diseases, and procedures clinicians encounter daily. Every recommendation includes strength-of-evidence rating. Access POEMs (Patient Oriented Evidence that Matters) Research Summaries and set up email alerts by registering for a MySTAT!Ref account.
First Consult This link opens in a new window
First Consult, part of ClinicalKey, is an evidence-based, continuously updated point of care resource. Access the latest information on evaluation, diagnosis, clinical management, prognosis, and prevention.
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