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Evidence Based Medicine (Required)

“To study the phenomena of disease without books is to sail in uncharted seas, while to study books without patients is not to go to sea at all.”

Sir William Osler

On the Medicine Clerkship EBM should:

  • Link directly to patient care
  • Be shared with others when possible
  • Apply skills taught in phase 1 (remember PICO)
  • Be practiced efficiently
    • If you are spending an hour on this, that’s too long- see Drs. Harrell or Nall for help
  • Make a difference!

Here are ways you can put EBM into practice this rotation:

Submission criteria

You are required to submit a real time EBM log. Additional opportunities for extra EBM submissions are listed above.

Evaluation criteria

See EBM evaluation form.