Reference : Organising access to evidence-based medicine resources on the web
Scientific journals : Article
Engineering, computing & technology : Computer science
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/103133
Organising access to evidence-based medicine resources on the web
English
Delvenne, Catherine mailto [Université de Liège - ULg > > Interface Entreprises-Université >]
Pasleau, Françoise mailto [Université de Liège - ULg > CARE "Le Réseau des bibliothèques de l'ULg" > Bibliothèque des Sciences de la vie >]
May-2003
Computer Methods & Programs in Biomedicine
71
1
1-10
Yes (verified by ORBi)
International
0169-2607
[en] evidence-based medicine ; education ; medical ; continuing-information systems ; medline-internet
[en] The continuing education is a challenge for health care professionals, considering the growing amount and variable quality of information in this field. In this context, we developed a method allowing clinicians to have a centralised access to the best current medical evidence supporting medical decision-making. Relevant data has been gathered according to the rules stated for Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) and organised in a free-of-charge Web site, created by using common software applications. The general aim of our study was to encourage individual practice of EBM by providing tutorials as well as a selection of free access tools for searching medical information on the Web. In addition to the education part, we provided clinicians, through a Web interface, with up-to-date, accurate and quality data obtained from heterogeneous sources and presented in a full text format when available. The developed methodology has been applied to human prostate cancer. URL address: http://www.ebm.lib.ulg.ac.be/prostate/index.htm. (C) 2002 Elsevier Science Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved.
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/103133

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