Southern California Evidence-Based Practice Center

Alternate name: 
Southern California Evidence-Based Practice Center
United States of America
World area: 
America, North

The Southern California Evidence-Based Practice Center is part of the Evidence-Based Practice Program sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. One of 14 such Centers nationwide, the Center:

  • conducts systematic reviews and technology assessments of all aspects of health care;
  • performs research on improving the methods of synthesizing the scientific evidence and developing evidence reports and technology assessments; and
  • provides technical assistance to other organizations in their efforts to translate evidence reports and technology assessments into guidelines, performance measures, and other quality-improvement tools.
References on the country: 

Journal Article

Web Article

United States - GHO Country statistics. Vol 2014. Geneva: World Health Organisation (WHO); 2014. Abstract
United States - OECD Countries. Vol 2014. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); 2014. Abstract