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Medicare Geographic Variation
Select year and pull-down menu, and state to view standardized Medicare spending of each state.
Enter zip code and/or hospital name; select State, County, and/or Hospital Type to compare hospital care quality up to 3 hospitals.
Use the following databases to locate current available best evidence or best practice guidelines.
This database provides evidence-based articles (Systematic Reviews, Randomized Controlled Trials, Economic Evaluations, etc.). At Purdue Libraries Databases tab, at the "Select a database" pull-down menu, choose "Cochrane Library" and click "Go".
The TRIP Database is a clinical search tool designed to allow health professionals to rapidly identify the highest quality clinical evidence for clinical practice.
Websites for Evidence-based Nursing
Indiana Center for Evidence-Based Nursing Practice
The Indiana Center for Evidence-Based Nursing Practice (ICEBNP) is part of a global cooperative effort to expand the understanding and use of research-based evidence to produce the best patient outcomes. The Indiana Center for EBNP is located at Purdue University Calumet's School of Nursing.