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Searching Systematically Online

The aim of this workshop is to teach the skills for developing a research question, searching, selecting and managing the best available evidence to answer that research question, according to a defined, planned and consistent method.

Target Audience:  HSE Staff and authorised users of the HSE Library Service

Part 1

  • Develop a focused research question
  • Describe your question using a recognised template such as PICO
  • Understand the different types of clinical questions and their corresponding level of evidence

Part 2

  • Understand the different sources of information
  • Understand and use search language
  • Develop a search strategy that is systematic and reproducible

Part 3

  • Understand why documenting your search is important
  • PRISMA workflow and tools
  • Understand the risk of bias and the importance of inclusion/exclusion criteria
  • Understand the process for selecting relevant studies

Pre-course materials and requirements will be emailed to registered participants before the training. Assessment will be performed and a CPD certificate delivered after completion of the training.

3 CPD points NMBI, RCSI

By signing up to this training, you are agreeing that your email can be used for evaluation purposes

Related LibGuide: Searching systematically by Isabelle Delaunois

Tuesday, June 21, 2022
10:00am - 1:30pm
Time Zone:
UK, Ireland, Lisbon Time (change)
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
  HSE Staff & Authorised Library Users  
  Information Skills Training  
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Event Organizer

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Isabelle Delaunois

Librarian University Hospital Limerick. Areas of interest; Systematic searching, evidence based practice    

Margaret Morgan


Regional Hospital Mullingar

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