Evidence-Based Medicine Resources

Practice Guidelines

Finding Practice Guidelines in PubMed

After running your search in PubMed, you can apply the Practice Guideline filter to your search results.

There are some Article Types filters on the left side of your PubMed search results screen. Practice Guidelines are not an option by default, so you need to add Practice Guidelines.

1. Select the Additional Filters button.

PubMed Additional Filters button


2. Select the checkbox for Practice Guidelines, the click the Show button.

PubMed Show Button

3. Practice Guidelines now appears as an option under Article Types. Select Practice Guidelines to apply it to your search results.

PubMed Practice Guidelines

While browsing the results, you may want to switch the Sort by setting to Most recent (instead of Best match).