Self-Study | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2012 - Appraising the Evidence

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Appraising
the Evidence
This lecture explores the need for “an attitude of enlightened skepticism” when applying medical literature in day-to-day patient care. Session covers key steps used to critically assess medical literature and identifies sources of higher quality evidence for clinicians “on the go.”
 
This course was recorded in June 2012 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the Univeristy of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and handouts. 
 
Publish Date: July 1, 2012. This course will be available for three years from this date.
 

Target Audience

For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  • Describe the need for “an attitude of enlightened skepticism” when applying medical literature in day-to-day patient care.
  • Discuss key steps used to critically assess medical literature. 
  • Identify sources of higher quality evidence for clinicians “on the go.”

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 0.90 Contact hours
  • 0.90 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
07/01/2012
Expires: 
07/01/2015
Cost:
$30.00

Nancy Lee, PharmD, BCPP
Clinical Pharmacist, Internal Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle

Available Credit

  • 0.90 Contact hours
  • 0.90 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$30.00
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