For more in-depth information about formulating searches for evidence based resources, consult the following tutorials. Keep in mind that the tutorials listed here were created by other libraries, and they reference resources that may or may not be available through the LSC-CyFair Library.
The PICO model helps you to develop a specific, answerable research question about a clinical health topic. The health/medical literature can then be searched for evidence to answer the PICO question.
Below are a couple of examples of research questions with the PICO components identified.
In adults ages 65 and older, how does the use of an influenza vaccine affect the likelihood of developing pneumonia?
In sex workers, how do community empowerment interventions affect HIV transmission rates?