Critical Appraisal Course Recommended Reading
There are a number of RCEM learning modules which would be useful pre-reading for the day.
The below modules specifically cover some of the key concepts that will be discussed.
If you have access to the Emergency Medicine Journal, there are several short articles which have been written by Steve Goodacre that may be useful reading;
Critical appraisal for emergency medicine: 1. Concepts and definitions
Critical appraisal for emergency medicine 2: Statistics
Critical appraisal for emergency medicine 3: Evaluation of a therapy
Critical appraisal for emergency medicine: 5 Evaluation of a diagnostic test
Critical appraisal for emergency medicine: 6 Systematic reviews
For a Canadian view of critical appraisal this is a really good resource