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Welcome to the course guide for Dental Hygiene 3400: Research Applications and Analysis

This guide is intended to aid students registered for this course.  After viewing this guide, if you still have questions you can use the Email Me link on the left-hand side of the screen to ask a question or set up an appointment.

Learning Outcomes

After reviewing this guide, users will have a better understanding of how to:

  • Describe Evidence Based Practice and how it relates to their future practice
  • Locate databases relevant in dental hygiene research
  • Articulate a PICO question
  • Develop an appropriate search strategy based on their PICO question
  • Cite their sources according to the NLM style
  • Use the citation manager Zotero to help them collect, organize, and cite their references

Course Textbooks

The following suggested textbooks for this course are available as an ebook through the Health Sciences Library!  Click the links below to access these titles. 

Please note: You will need to authenticate as an OSU user before accessing these resources.

Off-Campus Sign-In

If you are off-campus, click the link below to log in to the Library and access the various electronic resources remotely.