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What is Critical Appraisal?

Critical appraisal is the process of carefully and systematically examining research to judge its trustworthiness, its value, and its relevance in a particular context.

Information, calculators, checklists, and tools to help you critically appraise research articles are provided on this page.


These tools will help you to interpret the clinical and statistical significance of data reported in clinical research.