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Critical Appraisal Tools

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Booth A and Brice A (2004) Appraising the evidence.  In Booth A and Brice A (eds)

Evidence based practice for information professionals: a handbook, London: Facet Publishing: 104-118.

Freely available as a pdf



CRiSTAL checklist on Appraising an Information Needs Analysis



CRiSTAL checklist on Appraising a User Study



Critical appraisal skills programme (CASP) critical appraisal tools based on study type



Health Care Practice R&D Unit Critical appraisal templates for quantitative, qualitative and mixed method studies.  Also outcome measures and economic evaluations.



Morrison, JM, Sullivan F, Murray E, Jolly B. (1999). Evidence-based education: development of an instrument to critically appraise reports of educational interventions. Medical Education, 33, 890-93.


Worksheet for Critical Appraisal of Qualitative Research (McMaster University)



Abbasi, K. and Smith, R. (1999) Education group guidelines on evaluation. Guidelines for evaluating papers on educational interventions. BMJ, 318, 1265-67.

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