Practice guidelines & evidence summaries provide health care providers & researchers with a summary of best practices for diagnosing and treating a condition. These are also known as point-of care resources.
Sources of Practice Guidelines
DynaMedThis link opens in a new windowEvidence-based reference tool containing summaries for nearly 2000 topics of diseases, disorders, and symptoms, with information on etiology, associated conditions, history and research findings, differential diagnosis and diagnostic testing, prognosis, treatment, prevention, and links to patient information. Summaries are derived from peer-reviewed sources.
BMJ Best PracticeThis link opens in a new windowBMJ Best Practice provides access to the latest relevant information when making diagnosis and treatment decisions, with the the latest research evidence, guidelines and expert opinion – presented in a step-by-step approach and covering prevention, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis.