This is a creation, storage
and retrieval facility for a collection of Critically Appraised Topics (CATs)
from the Oxford Centre for Evidence-based Medicine. You can browse CATs and
NNTs (Number Needed to Treat). Information for getting a copy of CATmaker
shareware is available on the page.
Incorporates the McMaster PLUS
email alerting system and searchable database of best evidence from the medical
Users of EvidenceUpdates with
interests in a specific clinical problem or treatment are invited to use the
openly accessible search engine to look up topics covered in the McMaster PLUS
database published as far back as 2002.
Physicians who are in general
practice or primary care, internal medicine or its subspecialties are invited
to register their interests so that they can receive email alerts and searching
access for literature that is matched to their personal clinical interests.
(McMasterUniversity's Health Information
Research Unit )
aims to support evidence-informed decision
making in public health by providing current research evidence in a searchable
online registry. Findings of a research project
funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health
Research, demonstrated a need for a reliable source of review evidence that
public health practitioners and decision-makers could easily access and employ.