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How to use this tutorial
This tutorial will introduce you to the skills and techniques you can use for effective research.
Work through each section using the menu tabs above, or the next button at the bottom of the page.
There will be activities for you to complete as you go so that you can learn by doing and self test your learning.
This tutorial aims to:
support you to develop skills to prepare for the literature search aspects of your research protocol and covers the following areas:
- Formulating an answerable question (i.e. how can you define your research topic in order to get an answer)
- Planning an effective search strategy
- Apply a search using NICE Evidence Search and Medline
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