Evidence Based Medicine
Pediatric CATs (Critically Appraised Topics)
- This is a collection of peer-reviewed CATs authored by ETSU Pediatrics residents based on their monthly journal club.
EBM Journal Club Schedule 2016-2017
EBM Journal Club Schedule 2015-2016
EBM Journal Club Schedule July 2012-June 2013
EBM Journal Club Schedule July 2011-June 2012
Sample PICO Question:
P - In pediatric patients with symptoms of possible intussusception (i.e. vomiting)
I - how does X-ray and/or clinical assessment (could also include ultrasound) compare to
C – gold standard (probably contrast enema or laparotomy)
O - In accurately diagnosing intussusception?
Dr. Schetzina's Introduction to Journal Club
Contact Nakia Woodward at the medical library for assistance in evidence searches ( firstname.lastname@example.org
Email Dr. Schetzina with any questions: email@example.com
The following series of four lectures reviews principles of epidemiology and statistics essential for critical review of the medical literature.