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Evidence-Based Practice

Evidence-Based Practice

The top 3 sections are Filtered Information:

  • Section 1: systematic reviews
  • Section 2: critically-appraised topics [Evidence syntheses]
  • Section 3: critically-appraised individual articles [Article synopsis]

The fourth through sixth sections are Unfiltered Information:

  • Section 4: randomized controlled trials (RCTs)
  • Section 5: cohort studies
  • Section 6: case-controlled studies, case series/reports

The base of the pyramid consists of Background information and expert opinion.