Resources

1. Systematic reviews etc

The Cochrane library
Bandolier
Trip database
 

2. Guidelines/ Reviews

EUROSCAN (also searches the Canadian HTA)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Medscape
SIGN
NICE
Clinical KnowledgeSummaries
Compass Therapeutic Notes
MeReC
UKMI
ScottishMedicines Compendium

3. Journals

Public Library of Science (PLoS)
The Pharmaceutical Journal (PJ)
Free medical journals
Central Statistics Office (CSO)
 

4. Good Practice

Recipe for a good observational study (STROBE statement)
Recipe for a good randomised controlled trial (CONSORT checklist and flow diagram)
Recipe for a good meta-analysis or systematic review (QUOROM)

Beware the drug industry

 

5. Calculators

EBM Calculator