Medical imaging and radiation sciences: Point-of-care tools

Guide to information resources and services for Medical imaging and radiation sciences

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Refer to information sources for quality use of medicines:


Find quality information quickly

Your approach to answering clinical questions will be different to conducting a comprehensive literature review.

Your question is driven by a patient and your time is limited. You need to find the best evidence available to inform your decisions.

A well-defined question and knowledge of appropriate study designs are important.

Start with resources designed to answer clinical questions, point-of-care tools.

Check for mobile access so you have the answers at your fingertips.

Three steps to clinical question answers

Start your search at the top of the pyramid of evidence resources.

1. BMJ best practice

2. Cochrane Library

3. PubMed Clinical Queries or relevant discipline database

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How to Treat series from Australian Doctor

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