Workshop Presentations & Handouts

2019

Lunch and Learns:

 Nursing Reference Center Plus and Continuing Education

 CINAHL Complete and Continuing Education
Database Search Example:
 You are looking for literature on the impact of dietary counselling on minimizing blood glucose levels of adults with type 2 diabetes.

 CINAHL Complete and Continuing Education
Database Search Example: 
You are looking for literature on the validity of using nutritional supplementation as a therapy for children with autism spectrum disorder.

 Evidence-Based Practice and Keeping Up-to-date with the Literature

 "Painless" PubMed
Scenario: 
You are looking for literature on the impact of dietary counselling on minimizing blood glucose levels of adults with type 2 diabetes.

 "Painless" PubMed
Scenario: You are looking for literature on fall prevention progams for older adults living in long term care facilities.

 Zotero

 Introduction to Endnote (X9)

2014-2015

Evidence-Based Nursing Practice (General)
Day 1 Materials:   Schedule Intro to EBNP Slides |  Practice PICO 1 |  Practice PICO 2 |  Searching Worksheet 1 |  Searching Worksheet 2  
Day 2 Materials:  Schedule Intro to Critical Appraisal Slides  Critical Appraisal for Systematic Review |  Critical Appraisal for RCT |  Critical Appraisal for Cohort Study

 Evidence-Based Practice: a Multidisciplinary perspective - MDC Education Day presentation

Evidence-Based Nursing Practice (EBNP)

Workshop 1 materials: INTRO
 Slides PICO map Homework |  Hands on |  Study Designs |  Best resource by type of evidence chart |  Bibliography

Workshop 2 materials: SEARCHING CLINICAL TOOLS
 Homework |  Hands on (with additional practice questions)

Workshop 3 materials: SEARCH DATABASES
 Slides |  Worksheet

Workshop 4 materials: CRITICAL APPRAISAL 1 (RCT, SYSTEMATIC REVIEW) AND SYNTHESIS
 Slides |  Worksheets |  Graphic

Workshop 5 materials: CRITICAL APPRAISAL 2 (CASE CONTROL, COHORT) AND IMPLEMENTATION/EVALUATION
 Slides |  Critical appraisal worksheet

 Creating Patient Materials - Also see Patient Education Network

 Basics of searching the biomedical databases

2011

Helping patients find evidence-based health information & Creating effective patient learning materials
 Slides |  Handout

2010

Conducting a Systematic Review: Searching & Screening the Literature
 Slides |  Handout

 Searching the Dietetics Literature Workshop

2008

 Searching the Literature in OT: What Clinicians Need to Know

2007

 Google-eyed? Don't despair. Learn how to use Google wisely and well

 Searching the Literature in PT: What Clinicians Need to Know

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