Filtered evidence appraises the quality of studies, synthesizes evidence and often make recommendations for practice. Filtered evidence includes the types of literature described in Boxes 1-4 such as:
Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses are searchable in individual databases.
PubMed tip: Medical Subject Headings (MESH) for the concept of practice guideline or standard include:
Includes links to internal PROCESS and STRUCTURE standards at NYU Langone Health. Access requires NYU affiliation (ID/password). Special access to Joint Commission manuals is offered through the Regulatory Department.
CINAHL Plus is a database focused on literature related to nursing and allied health topics. There a number of ways to refine and focus yoru search. Using the Advanced Search feature displays a range of limits such as:
1- Research Article
2- Evidence-Based Practice
3- Publication Type, including:
Authors of critically appraised topics evaluate and synthesize multiple research studies.