Module 5: Evidence Pyramid Module (STEPS 2 & 3)
Watch videos 1 & 2 to complete this module. The module will take approx. 30 mins to complete, not including additional readings.
Bonus: Watch video 3 in order to deepen your understanding of the many types of knowledge synthesis.
Video 1: Understanding the combined evidence pyramid: knowledge synthesis and critical appraisal (25:06 mins)
Key learning outcomes: watching this video will help you understand the two basic concepts that make up the combined evidence pyramid: knowledge synthesis and critical appraisal.
Video 2: The Hierarchy of evidence (5:29 mins)
Key learning outcomes: watching this video will help you understand the hierarchical organization of clinical research evidence.
Important: you must watch videos 1 & 2 in order to complete the Evidence Pyramids Module.
Please note: While this guide is managed by Francesca Frati, the contents of the guide were developed in collaboration with nursing faculty at the Ingram School of Nursing: Jodi Tuck, with input from other nursing faculty members.
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