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Clinical Practice Guidelines
The IOM (2011) defined clinical practice guidelines as "statements that include recommendations intended to optimize patient care that are informed by a systematic review of evidence and an assessment of the benefits and harms of alternative care options."
Systematic Evidence Reviews
In 2011, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) defined a systematic evidence review as "a scientific investigation that focuses on a specific question and uses explicit, prespecified scientific methods to identify, select, assess, and summarize the findings of similar but separate studies.
This year, in honor of WHD, the NHLBI is hosting a Facebook Live with three cardiovascular investigators and a stro...