Evidence-Based Concepts

EB Journals

These journals primarily provide critical summaries of both primary and secondary research articles. An overview of the research study and commentary is provided. The commentary typically addresses how well the study was conducted, the level of evidence, and the clinical application.

Plain Language Summaries

These are short (2-3 pages), easy-to-read summaries of the key points of the evidence that can help patients interpret and use scientific evidence.