Clinical Decision Making

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Time/Lecturer
Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Monday, August 2 - Location: 120 WH
1. Introduction
08:30am
Raslich
1.1
Course Organization
Required
Recommended
PPT
Notepack
- Course Information (pages VIII-XIII)
- Module 1.1
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 1
Articles
- McMurray JJV, Pfeffer MA, 2005
(background information on congestive heart failure)
09:10am
Raslich
1.2
EBM Appreciation
Notepack
- Module 1.2
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 1
- Chapter 2
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 22.6
PPT
10:10am
Stolfi
Neeley
1.3
Basic Biostatistics
Notepack
- Module 1.3
WebCT
- Biostatistics modules
(SMD 533 - Principles of Biostatistics for Medicine)
Principles of Disease course
- Dr Paton's epidemiology slides on study designs and 2 x 2 tables
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 8
- Chapter 10.1
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 5
- Chapter 9.1
- Chapter 10.2
- Chapter 10.3
PPT
11:10am
Karnani
1.4
Study Design
Notepack
- Module 1.4
- Complete Study Design Practice exercises and review solutions
PPT
Due by
11:59pm
Raslich
1.5
Reflection 1
WebCT
- Post two 5-minute reflection papers
 
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No Media

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Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Tuesday, August 3 - Location: 120 WH and 281 WH (afternoon Search Labs)
2. Exploration
08:30am
Raslich
2.1
Information Needs
Required
Recommended
PPT
Notepack
- Module 2.1
Articles
- Ebell MH, 2009
09:10am
Sydelko
2.2
Answerable Clinical Questions
Notepack
- Module 2.2
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 3
 
PPT
10:10am
Sydelko
2.3.1
Evidence Search
Notepack
- Module 2.3
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 4
 
PPT
1pm - Lab A
(teams 1-6)
2pm - Lab B
(teams 7-12)
3pm - Lab C
(teams 13-18)
Sydelko
2.3.2
Evidence Search Lab
Brochures
- PubMed Basics
- PubMed MeSH
 
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No Media
After Lab C
Sydelko
Distribution in mailboxes of 2.3.3
Evidence Search Project assignment Due August 10 by 5 pm
Notepack
- Module 2.3.3
PICO Worksheet
- Complete PICO worksheet
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 4
 
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No Media

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Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Wednesday, August 4 - Location: 101 WH and 120 WH
3. Diagnosis
09:00am
Onady
3.1
Diagnosis Q&A
Required
Recommended
-
See 3.2
 
10:00am
Onady
3.2
Diagnosis TBL IRAT/GRAT
Notepack
- Module 3
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 8
- Chapter 14
- Chapter 15
- Chapter 16
 
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No Media
11:10am
Onady
3.3
Diagnosis Critical Appraisal
Notepack
- Module 3.3
PPT
01:00pm
Stolfi
Neeley
3.4
Diagnosis Stats Practice
Notepack
- Complete Diagnosis Stats Practice exercises
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 16
 
-
02:00pm
Onady
3.5
Diagnosis EBM Illustration
Notepack
Module 3.5
 
 

Time/Lecturer
Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Thursday, August 5 - Location: 101 WH
3. Diagnosis
01:00pm
Onady
3.6
Diagnosis TBL Application
Required
Recommended
-
No Media
Notepack
- Module 3.6
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 15
afternoon
Onady
Complete
3.7
Diagnosis Test Exercise Due August 9 by 11 am
Notepack
- Module 3.7 Users’ Guide
- Chapter 16
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No Media

Time/Lecturer
Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Friday, August 6 - Location: 101 WH
4. Therapy
09:00am
Karnani
4.1
Therapy Q&A
Required
Recommended
PPT
See 4.2
 
10:00am
Karnani
4.2
Therapy TBL IRAT/GRAT
Notepack
- Module 4
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 5
- Chapter 6
- Chapter 7
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 9.1
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No Media
11:10am
Karnani
4.3
Therapy Critical Appraisal
Notepack
- Module 4.3
01:00pm
Stolfi
Neeley
4.4
Therapy Stats Practice
Notepack
- Complete Therapy Stats Practice exercises
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 7
 
-
02:00pm
Karnani
4.5
Therapy EBM Illustration
None
 
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Time/Lecturer
Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Monday, August 9 - Location: 120 WH
3. Diagnosis
4. Therapy
11:00am
Onady
3.7
Diagnosis Test Exercise
Required
Recommended
-
No Media
Notepack
- Module 3.7
01:00pm
Karnani
4.6
Therapy TBL Application
Notepack
- Module 4.6
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 7
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No Media

Time/Lecturer
Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Tuesday, August 10 - Location: 101 WH
5. Prognosis
6. Capstone
09:00am
Raslich
5.1
Prognosis Q&A
Required
Recommended
-
See 5.2
 
10:00am
Raslich
5.2
Prognosis TBL IRAT/GRAT
Notepack
- Module 5
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 18
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 9.1
- Chapter 10.2
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No Media
11:10am
Raslich
5.3
Prognosis Critical Appraisal
Notepack
- Module 5.3
Articles
- Dasenbrook, 2010
PPT
01:00pm
Stolfi
Neeley
5.4
Prognosis Stats Practice
Notepack
- Complete Prognosis Stats Practice exercises
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 18
 
-
02:00pm
Raslich
5.5
Prognosis EBM Illustration
None
 
-
No Media
Due by
05:00pm
Sydelko
2.3.3
Evidence Search Project
Notepack
- Module 2.3.3
PICO Worksheet
- Complete PICO worksheet
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 4
 
 
 
Due by
11:59pm
Raslich
6.1
Reflection 2
WebCT
- Post two 5-minute reflection papers
 
 
 

Time/Lecturer
Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Wednesday, August 11 - Location: 101 WH
5. Prognosis
6. Capstone
01:00pm
5.6
Prognosis TBL Application
Required
Recommended
-
No Media
Users’ Guide
- Chapter 18
02:40pm
Raslich
6.2
Course Review
 
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No Media

Time/Lecturer
Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Thursday, August 12 - Location: 101 WH
6. Capstone
09:00am
All Faculty
6.3
EBM CATstone Writing a Critically Appraised Topic (CAT)
Required
Recommended
-
No Media
Notepack
- Module 6.3
 

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Title
Assignments
Files
Media
Monday, August 16 - Location: 261, 271, 281 WH
EXAM

09:00am

Staff

Final Exam