Evaluating information: What you should know - Children Hospital of Philadelphia

Evaluating information: What you should know - Children Hospital of Philadelphia

The Vaccine Education Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia recently made available a free, printable Q&A sheet to assist the public with evaluating information from media reports, websites and scientific studies. Readers are presented with questions to assist them with critically evaluating media reports and websites. 
Finally, readers are provided with information about what constitutes a good scientific study as well as brief discussions related to studies versus the scientists who conduct them and the media outlets that report them. The Q&A sheet can be photocopied for distribution, or it may be republished in whole or in part as long as the Vaccine Education Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is credited as the source.

Countries:
United States of America (the)
Topic:
Evaluating information
Source:
Vaccine Education Center at CHOP
Language:
English
Date of issue:
5 April, 2017