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Nursing finding evidence: Introduction


How to use this tutorial

This tutorial will introduce you to the skills and techniques you can use to conduct effective research to find clinical evidence to support your practice. 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. 

By completing this tutorial you will be able to:

  • Recognise where different study designs appear in the hierarchy of evidence
  • Break down a scenario or topic so that you can search for information effectively
  • Identify appropriate keywords to find relevant information
  • Use search techniques to help you get better search results
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