Objectives:
By the end of this tutorial students should:
  • Understand the background of Evidence Based Medicine and its importance in medicine management
  • Appreciate the different levels of evidence
  • Understand some simple principles about interpreting the quality of published outcomes of research
  • Have gained by practice some ability to apply evidence to answer questions about patients drug therapy
2 hour tutorial involving a Case discusion involving the CAPRIE study of clopidogrel vs Aspirin