12 de febrero de 2013

El modelo PICO

Asking a Good Question (PICO)

Asking the right question is a difficult skill to learn, yet it is fundamental to the evidence-based decision-making process. This process almost always begins with a patient question or problem. A "well-built" question should include four parts, referred to as PICO that identify the patient problem or population (P), intervention (I), comparison (C) and outcome(s) (O). 1

Search MEDLINE/PubMed via PICO with Spelling Checker

This document provides instructions for using the Unix text editor Pico on the ITS Login Service (login.itd.umich.edu). These instructions may also apply to Pico on other Unix machines. Pico is a command-based text editor. Editing files with Pico is similar to composing messages in the Pine e-mail program; the commands you can use are listed at the bottom of your screen.
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