IntroductionEvidence-based Practice: What and Why?What counts as
evidence-based practice?Hierarchies of EvidenceThe Six steps in the
evidence-based practice cycle
Step 1: Asking the Question.
Step 2: Finding the Evidence Boolean OperatorsRefining or keeping your search focusedSearching for evidence
Step 3: Appraising the EvidenceCritical Appraisal Skills Programme (CASP) - Making Sense of Evidence
Step 4: Interpreting the Evidence
Step 5: Acting on the Evidence
Step 6: Evaluation and ReflectionReferences
This handy, pocket-sized guide will help you get to grips with the evidence-based cycle, developing your insight into healthcare practice.