This is the "Research Planning" page of the "*Physical Therapy" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

*Physical Therapy  

Last Updated: Nov 5, 2017 URL: http://libguides.wingate.edu/dpt Print Guide RSS Updates

Research Planning Print Page
  Search: 
 
 

Step 1: Search Terms from Research Question

Starting Reaserch Question:

What does evidence based research say the best physical therapy treatment for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is?

 Find important words, and refine ambiguous terms:

     What are the evidence based research say the best physical therapy treatment for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is?

Good Initial Search Terms: (Think of synonyms)

"Evidence based research" "physical therapy" "Carpal Tunnel Syndrome"

 

Step 3: Gather More Search Terms

PICOt is a searching method created by librarians

 

P - Patience Population (age, gender, health, medications, access, conditions)

I - Intervention/Exposure

C - Comparison group

O - Outcomes predicted

t - time frame

 

Searching with PICO


Find Us on Facebook Follow ekslibrary on Twitter Back to Top

Online Catalog | Databases | Friends of the Library | About the Library | Library News | myGate Portal | WinLINK | Moodle

704-233-8089 | library_info@wingate.edu
Ethel K. Smith Library | P.O. Box 157
Wingate University | Wingate, NC 28174
Wingate University
Description

Loading  Loading...

Tip