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Tropical Medicine Research Guide

Evidence-based practice defined

"Evidence based medicine is the conscientious, explicit, and judicious use of current best evidence in making decisions about the care of individual patients"

The EBM Pyramid

This graphic shows how the quality of evidence increases as the study design and information filters change. EBM pyramid

About EBM

Suggested Reading

Users' guides to the medical literature are suggested reading for Tropical Mediciine Seminar TRMD 700, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical  Medicine

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