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An Introduction to the Cochrane Library and Critical Appraisal of Quantitative Research


A half day workshop designed as an introduction to evidence-based medicine and critical appraisal of QUANTITATIVE research. This course is free, available to all NHS and social care staff in Essex and can be delivered at any sites in Essex. EPUT and NELFT staff who work outside Essex may also attend if an equivalent session is not available at their local healthcare library.

It is also available for specific staff groups/teams/departments and can be embedded in your department training programme or booked as a stand-alone course, perhaps as part of a departmental training day.

This workshop is accredited for 3 CPD points by the Royal College of Anaesthetists and The Institute of Biomedical Science.

Course Content


Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session participants will be able to:

Date and Duration

Critical Appraisal presentation: introduction and methodologiesWednesday 31st October 9am-10am, Training Room 1 at Parndon Hall at Princess Alexandra Hospital, HarlowBook This Course
Critical Appraisal presentation: introduction and methodologiesNo courses available at Basildon until further notice.Book This Course



For more information, contact Liz Hunwick, Library Services Manager, Tel: 01268 524900 Ext 8272

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