Course Overview
The e-learning offers practical advice about how to use evidence based medicine in daily practice. The information has been adapted from NICE Guidance and illustrates the application of guidance with practical examples
Target Staff Group
Healthcare professionals including doctors, nurses, midwives and pharmacists
Course Prerequisites
By the end of this course you will be able to:
  • Balance the needs of individual patients with the wider needs of society
  • Compare equity and efficiency, and understand a weighted application of the two principles to maximise health gains within limited resources without compromising fairness
  • Understand how guidance is developed (that is, it takes into account science, patient preferences and societal value judgements)
  • Understand how certain factors can bias the evidence (for example, data provided by pharmaceutical companies)
Delivery Method
E-learning via ESR
Refresher Period
Self paced e-learning
How to Book
Enrol via ESR