Evidence Based Medicine Pharmaceutical Literature Evaluation
This course will enable students to identify, obtain and utilize published medical literature to be used in patient care, research projects and lifelong learning. Emphasis on data searching and retrieval using computer database and written material.
With the increasing emphasis on evidence-based practices, there is a greater need for pharmacists to understand clinical research, evaluate scientific findings, and translate evidence to support patient-care decisions. This requires a comprehensive understanding of the principles and practice of drug literature evaluation with a strong grounding in research design and statistical methods.