PICO is a novel approach of allowing users to conduct a focussed search based on a structured clinical question Learn more at cebm.net
There are 4 elements and not all are compulsory, but the more you use the more focussed the results. We use a contingency search to reduce information overload, click here for further details.
Trip Rapid Review is a first: a free, public-facing system to rapidly analyse and synthesis multiple research articles. Due to the highly innovative nature of this product we make no claims regarding accuracy.
The system has been optimised for single intervention studies (be it placebo controlled or versus ‘usual care’).
We have released this to show what is possible with modest investment and we’re also hoping that our work will stimulate further work – copying, following, and modifying our techniques. For further information on these, click here.
Good luck, have fun, and be sceptical of the results!
MedPageToday, 2012A recent European trial showed that by 21%, yet the USPSTF recommends against routine PSA testing.