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Evidence search provides access to selected and authoritative evidence in health, social care and public health.

  • combines evidence on health, drugs and technologies, public health, social care, and healthcare management and commissioning in one place
  • brings together high quality consolidated and synthesised evidence from hundreds of trusted sources.
  • includes guidance, systematic reviews, evidence summaries and patient information.
  • freely available, without needing to log in.
  • content is refreshed regularly and up to date.
  • full text of the search results can be freely obtained in most cases.
  • offers filters to manage search results, allowing access to relevant information more quickly.

Sources include: British National Formulary, Clinical Knowledge Summaries, SIGN, the Cochrane Library and Royal Colleges, Social Care Online and GOV.UK.

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