HAR656 Evidence Based Practice and Healthcare Information


The module introduces the background to Evidence Based Practice and details all stages of the systematic review process including defining a research question, literature searching, critical appraisal of literature, data extraction and data synthesis. Students will gain practical experience of applying the systematic review process to their own topic and also of responding to healthcare questions utilising the evidence base.

Number of Credits: 15
Semester: Autumn (1)
Module Coordinator:    
Angie Rees
Teaching: Lectures, Tutorials, Problem solving, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, a paired exercise (1,000 word equivalent) preparing a Patient Consultation