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Obstetrics and Gynecology Resources

Evidence-Based Medicine



Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) is the practice of making health care decisions by employing a combination of the best available evidence, the patient's unique values and expectations, and your own clinical expertise.

Below, you'll see the step-by-step process to practicing EBM effectively. To learn more about each step and the other tenets of EBM practice, please visit the Lamar Soutter Library's Evidence-Based Medicine Resource Guide or Evidence-Based Nursing Resource Guide


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