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Evidence-based Practice

Evidence-based Practice

"Evidence-Based Practice... is commonly defined as the conscientious, explicit and judicious use of current best evidence in making decisions about the care of the individual patient. It means integrating individual clinical expertise with the best available external clinical evidence from research."

- Duke University Medical Center


Learn more about evidence-based practice in the Duke University Medical Center tutorial below. 

Best Places to Find Evidence/Research

MESH headings are used in a number of databases to provide more precise results. The video below explains what they are and how to use them. 

Watch this short video to learn what peer review is.