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Veterinary Medicine & Surgery 6920: Equine Techniques Elective

VMS 6920: Information Resources Module

Description

This module is intended to give veterinary students hands-on experience in using the literature to support clinical practice. AVMA Competency 9: critical analysis of new information and research findings relevant to veterinary medicine.

Online Component 

Clinical Component

  • Class session with hands-on practice

Learning Objectives

  • Be familiar with the concepts of evidence-based veterinary medicine
  • Use PICO to formulate a clinical question
  • Translate PICO into literature search strategies
  • Use PubMed and other sources to find best evidence

Preparation requirements and study materials

Review the material available on the Resource guide: http://libraryguides.missouri.edu/vms6920

Clinic Component

Hands-on practice in creating PICO questions, searching databases, and evaluating results

Opportunities for practice and review

Consultations with librarian at any time

Assessment

Participation and in-class worksheet 100%