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IMED2003 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: National Health And Medical Research Council, Clinical Trial, Cohort StudyPremium

2 pages27 viewsSpring 2018

Department
Integrated Medical Sciences
Course Code
IMED2003
Professor
Kellie Bennett
Study Guide
Midterm

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IMED2003: Revision 9 Notes
HIERARCHY
Strong Evidence to Weak evidence
Systematic Reviews / Meta- analysis
Evidence-based Synopses
Randomised Controlled Trials
Cohort Studies /Non-randomised trials
Case Control / Case Series
Case Study / Case Report
NHMRC Hierarchy of Evidence
I
Evidence from systematic review of relevant
randomised controlled trials (RCT)
II
Evidence from at least one RCT
III-1
Evidence from well-designed pseudo-randomised controlled trials
III-2
Evidence from comparative studies non-RCTs, cohort studies, case-control
studies (but have controls)
III-3
Evidence from comparative studies non-RCTs, cohort studies, case-control
studies (but have controls)
IV
Evidence from case series, case reports
Challenging the Hierarchy
DIFFERENT VERSIONS of the hierarchy:
Developed by different organisations
In accordance with their views on the interpretation of research data
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