Therapy_Articles_Checklist

Therapy_Articles_Checklist - Checklist for the Appraisal of...

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Checklist for the Appraisal of Therapy Articles (Leave items blank that do not apply.) Title ________________________________________________________________________________ Author _______________________ Journal ________________ Vol. ___ Issue ___ Date ___________ The topic of the article is relevant to the clinical question. ± Yes ± Partly ± No An adequate literature review was conducted. ± Yes ± Partly ± No A clear and focused study question is presented. ± Yes ± Partly ± No Methods are described in enough detail so that the study could be duplicated. ± Yes ± Partly ± No The patient selection criteria are provided. ± Yes ± Partly ± No The inclusion/exclusion criteria are appropriate. ± Yes ± Partly ± No Patients were randomized to treatment or control groups. ± Yes ± Partly ± No Randomization was successful (groups are equivalent). ± Yes ± Partly ± No Patients were blinded as to group assignment. ± Yes
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This note was uploaded on 01/07/2012 for the course PHPR 1212 taught by Professor Young during the Summer '11 term at Palmer Chiropractic.

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