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Nutrition Science and Dietetics: Find Artilces: Evidence-Based Practice

What is Evidence-Based Practice

According to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association), "Evidence-Based Dietetics Practice is the use of systematically reviewed scientific evidence in making food and nutrition practice decisions by integrating best available evidence with professional expertise and client values to improve outcomes."

Where to find evidence-based reviews

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Evidence Analysis Library
    The information included on this site has been systematically developed to assist practitioners to make practice decisions. Evidence-Based Dietetics Practice is the use of systematically reviewed scientific evidence in making food and nutrition practice decisions by integrating best available evidence with professional expertise and client values to improve outcomes.

  • Cochrane Library
    Cochrane Library Online provides access to evidence-based resources related to healthcare. Titles in this collection include: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE); Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials; Cochrane Methodology Register; Health Technology Assessment Database; and NHS Economic Evaluation Database.
  • PubMed
    Use the "Clinical Queries" link to search for a specific study category or to locate systematic reviews.