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> Dear All,
>
> Some weeks ago I a posed a question (below) about recommended 'synthsised'
evidence sources. I am belatedly reporting back with a summary of the
responses.
>
> 16 people responded to my question, recommending a total of 30 evidence
sources. These are listed in order of nominated frequency:
>
> Clinical Evidence			8
> UpToDate					5
> DynaMed					4
> ACP PIER					4
> JBI CIS					3
> TRIP					3
> DARE					3
> PEDRO 					3
> OTSeeker (Ots)				3
> MDConsult					2
> Bandolier					2
> Info POEMS				2
> Prodigy					2
> NICE					1
> SIGN					1
> BestBets					1
> RCPCH (paeds)				1
> AAP (paeds)				1
> Best Evidence				1
> Evidence Based Medicine		1
> ACP Journal Club			1
> Effective Health Care Bulletin	1
> drcompanion				1
> Ivy League' Journals			1
> AskMedline				1
> OTCATs					1
> DrugDex					1
> Martindale				1
> PARADIGM					1
> InfoRetriever				1
>
> Other sources mentioned, which were still being trialed, were:
>
> Clinical Resource
> Evidence Matters
> FirstConsult
> Zynx Evidence
> SkolarMD
> EMedicine
>
> I would also like to acknowledge Dean Giustini's response in which he
provided a very useful link to the top 20 evidence sources he identified
following an "informal survey":
>
> http://weblogs.elearning.ubc.ca/googlescholar/EBMJan20_06.pdf
>
> Many thanks for your generous responses.
>
> Alison
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Evidence based health (EBH)
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> Sent: Tuesday, 16 May 2006 08:02
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> Subject: Databases of synthesised evidence
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>
> Dear All,
>
> I am writing to seek your opinions. My question is: if you were to provide
> clinicians with electronic access in the clinical setting to about 6
> searchable databases of 'synthesised' evidence, which databases, in
> addition to Cochrane, would you recommend?
>
> Your views will be very much appreciated.
>
> Regards,
>
> Alison
>
>
> Dr Alison Hutchinson
> Research Fellow
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