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Ness M. Evidence based medicine: a clinician's viewpoint. J Small Anim Pract. 2009 Dec;50(12):627-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2009.00886.x. PubMed PMID:19954438.

Guyatt G, Cook D, Haynes B. Evidence based medicine has come a long way. BMJ. 2004 Oct 30;329(7473):990-1. PubMed PMID: 15514320; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC524537.

Sargeant JM, Thompson A, Valcour J, Elgie R, Saint-Onge J, Marcynuk P, Snedeker K. Quality of reporting of clinical trials of dogs and cats and associations with treatment effects. J Vet Intern Med. 2010 Jan-Feb;24(1):44-50. doi: 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2009.0386.x. PubMed PMID: 19807866.

Sahora A, Khanna C. A survey of evidence in the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine oncology manuscripts from 1999 to 2007. J Vet Intern Med. 2010 Jan-Feb;24(1):51-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2009.0394.x. PubMed PMID: 19780934.

Balshem H, Helfand M, Schünemann HJ, Oxman AD, Kunz R, Brozek J, Vist GE, Falck-Ytter Y, Meerpohl J, Norris S, Guyatt GH. GRADE guidelines: 3. Rating the quality of evidence. J Clin Epidemiol. 2011 Apr;64(4):401-6. doi:10.1016/j.jclinepi.2010.07.015. Epub 2011 Jan 5. PubMed PMID: 21208779.

O'Connor AM, Sargeant JM, Gardner IA, Dickson JS, Torrence ME; Consensus Meeting Participants, Dewey CE, Dohoo IR, Evans RB, Gray JT, Greiner M, Keefe G, Lefebvre SL, Morley PS, Ramirez A, Sischo W, Smith DR, Snedeker K, Sofos J, Ward MP, Wills R. The REFLECT statement: methods and processes of creating reporting guidelines for randomized controlled trials for livestock and food safety by modifying the CONSORT statement. Zoonoses Public Health. 2010 Mar;57(2):95-104. doi: 10.1111/j.1863-2378.2009.01311.x. Epub 2010 Jan 12. PubMed PMID: 20070653.

Begg C, Cho M, Eastwood S, Horton R, Moher D, Olkin I, Pitkin R, Rennie D, Schulz KF, Simel D, Stroup DF. Improving the quality of reporting of randomized controlled trials. The CONSORT statement. JAMA. 1996 Aug 28;276(8):637-9. PubMed PMID: 8773637.