A Practical Guide to Critical Appraisal

By the end of the module participants will be able to:

1. Understand what is meant by critical appraisal of a scientific publication.

2. Understand why it is necessary to critically appraise published literature.

3. Become familiar with the key steps in the critical appraisal process.

4. Independently conduct critical appraisal of research articles.


Each Module Will Take Approximately 120 Minutes to Complete

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