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Evidence Based Practice (8988.1)

Level: Undergraduate Fourth Year Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 2
Faculty: Faculty of Health
Discipline: Discipline of Physiotherapy


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  • Physio Non Standard Period 2, 2019, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (191768) - View
  • UC Trimester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (180889) - View
  • Flexible and Self Paced Period 6, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (164587) - View
  • Flexible and Self Paced Period 6, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (155925) - View
  • Semester 2, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (148628) - View

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In this unit the ability to critically appraise research into the diagnosis and treatment of conditions treated by allied health professionals including physiotherapists is developed, and application of epidemiological research to the management of individual patients is learned.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will:

1. Have the capacity to evaluate and apply an evidence based approach to healthcare decisions and patient management. This competency will be demonstrated and integrated into clinical practice.

Assessment Items

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Contact Hours

One hour per week lecture/tutorial or equivalent; two hours of seminars.


6540 Introduction to Statistics OR
1809 Data Analysis and Statistics OR
8575 Health Data Analysis OR
11398 Introduction to Research in Health Sciences OR
another equivalent unit.


Must be enrolled in Bachelor of Physiotherapy, 202JA.

Assumed Knowledge

Basic statistics.

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